Jeanna Welborn, M.D.

Jeanna Welborn, M.D.




Internal Medicine

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Internal Medicine

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center


  • Professor
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UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

2279 45th St., 2nd Floor
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Physician Referrals: 800-362-5566

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.


Hematology and Oncology
Hereditary Cancer Program

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center


M.D., University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, 1982

B.A., Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1976


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

Honors and Awards

Who's Who of American Small Colleges, 1976

Select Recent Publications

For a comprehensive list of Dr. Welborn's publications, please click here (opens new window).