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Patricia D. Jones, M.D.

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Patricia D. Jones, M.D.

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Specialties

  • Hepatology - Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Gastroenterology - Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Languages

English, Spanish

Clinical Areas

Liver Lesions

Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Liver Disease

Adolescents and Young Adults with Liver Disease

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Med-Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Internal Med-Transplant Hepatology

Roles

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Research Interests

There are over 20,000 new cases of hepatocellular carcinoma or primary liver cancer diagnosed each year in the United States. Dr. Jones' research focuses on the identification and elimination of disparities in diagnosis,  management and outcomes of hepatocellular carcinoma. She is evaluating how race and gender impact outcomes of liver cancer. She also is identifying practice patterns of screening and surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma in high risk populations, with the ultimate goal of increasing early detection, improving available treatments and decreasing mortality. 

Education

2015 Transplant Hepatology Fellowship
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
2014 Master of Science in Clinical Research
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
2014 Gastroenterology Fellowship
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
2011 Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
2007 Doctor of Medicine
Albany Medical College

Biography

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Patricia Jones has joined The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine as Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Hepatology. Dr. Jones comes to us from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill where she completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, as well as her fellowships in Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. During her fellowship, she received her Master of Science in Clinical Research from the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health.

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