Dennie Jones, MD

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Section Chief
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
Professor, Division of Hematology & Oncology
University of Florida
PO Box 100278
Gainesville, FL 32610-0278
TEL: (352) 273-7832
FAX: (352) 273-7849



Dr. Jones is a board certified medical oncologist with expertise in the study and treatment of lung cancer. He completed his undergraduate and medical degrees at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, then completed in residency in Internal Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and then his fellowship in Oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson cancer Center, where he remained on the faculty. After two years of research at Genentech, Inc., he returned to academic medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch, and then joined the faculty of the University of New Mexico as the Director of Thoracic Oncology as well as the Medical Director of the New Mexico Cancer Care Alliance. He has subsequently relocated to the University of Florida, where he is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology and Oncology as well as the Section Chief at the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center.

Degree/Program Institution Field/Specialty
MD Washington University Medicine
Residency Baylor College of Medicine Internal Medicine
Fellowship MD Anderson Cancer Center Medical Oncology

Academic/Research Interests:

  • Dr. Jones’ primary research effort is focused on developing new therapeutic strategies for patients with thoracic malignancies through the identification and translation of novel laboratory discoveries, with a focus on tumor epigenetics and signal transduction modification.

Clinical Interests:

  • Lung Cancer
  • GI malignancies
  • Cancer chemoprevention
  • Phase I clinical trials