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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jeanna Welborn, M.D. View profile as PDF

Jeanna  Welborn

Clinical Interests

Jeanna L. Welborn directs the Cytogenetics and Bone Marrow Labs and is an expert in myelodysplasia and leukemia. She concentrates on providing psychosocial support for patients through innovative therapies and outpatient disease management programs. Welborn's research encompasses study of acute leukemias, oncogenes, cytogenetics and molecular epidemiology of cancer.




Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Internal Medicine, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine



Hematology and Oncology

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
2279 45th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Phone: 916-734-5959
Phone: 800-800--362-5566

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566


M.D., University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, 1982
B.A., Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1976


Good Samaritan Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, 1982-85


Good Samaritan Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, 1983-85


University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 1985-88

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, 1985
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, 1988
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 1987
American Board of Medical Genetics - Clinical Cytogenetics, 1990

Professional Memberships:

American Association for Cancer Research
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American College of Physicians
American Federation of Clinical Research
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society of Hematology
American Society of Human Genetics

Select Honors and Awards:

Who's Who of American Small Colleges, 1976

Select Recent Publications:

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