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Joined Kelsey-Seybold

September 2019

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Professional Background

Dr. Jasmine Pettiford earned her undergraduate degree in 2007 at Duke University in Durham, N.C., where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a concentration in neuroscience and a Bachelor of Arts in Biological Anthropology & Anatomy. She completed her Master of Science in Biotechnology with a concentration in Molecular Targets and Drug Discovery in 2011 at John Hopkins University in Baltimore, Md. Dr. Pettiford earned her medical degree in 2016 at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. In 2019, she completed her residency in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent Charity Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio and joined Kelsey-Seybold.

Professional Associations

Dr. Pettiford is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and the American Society of Hematology (ASH).

Hobbies and Interests

Dr. Pettiford enjoys playing bingo, traveling, and doing Oncology research.

Fun Fact

Dr. Pettiford says the best advice she’s ever received is to “sing like no one is listening. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth.”

​I take a holistic approach to patient care and practice Cura Personalis (care of the entire person).

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Awards & Recognitions

  • First Year Comprehensive Unified Study: Exploring the Mind, Duke University, 2003
  • Summer Internship Research Program, University of Virginia, 2005
  • Trinity College Fellow, Duke University, 2006
  • Howard Hughes Forum in Neuroscience, Duke University, 2006
  • Undergraduate Research Support Grant, Duke University, 2006
  • Undergraduate Research Support Assistantship, Duke University, 2006
  • NIDA Summer Research Opportunity for Underrepresented Minorities, Tobacco Research Lab, Duke University, 2006
  • Robertson Scholars Collaboration Fund grant for Evolving Minds: A collaborative approach to neurology, 2006
  • Cancer Research Training Award, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, 2012
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Summer Research Fellowship, MSKCC, 2013
  • Student National Medical Association USMLERx Scholarship Recipient, 2014


  • Pettiford, Jasmine , Rachel V. Kozink, Avery M. Lutz, Scott H. Kollins, Jed E. Rose, and F. Joseph McClernon. "Increases in impulsivity following smoking abstinence are related to baseline nicotine intake and boredom susceptibility." Addictive behaviors 32, no. 10 (2007): 2351-2357.
  • Pettiford, Jasmine . "Effect of garlic-derived s-allylmercaptocysteine on androgen receptor expression in androgen-independent prostate cancer." 香港大學學位論文 (2008): 1-0.
  • Hyman, David M., Anne A. Eaton, Mrinal M. Gounder, Erika G. Pamer, Jasmine Pettiford, Richard D. Carvajal, S. Percy Ivy, Alexia Iasonos, and David R. Spriggs. "Predictors of early treatment discontinuation in patients enrolled on Phase I oncology trials." Oncotarget (2015).


  • Grivas, P. et al. Molecular Profiling of Small Cell Bladder Cancer Reveals Gene Expression Determinants of an Aggressive Phenotype. International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics, Volume 99, Issue 2, E254 - E255.
  • Pettiford, J. et al. Identification of gene expression determinants of radiosensitivity in bladder cancer (BC) cell lines. J Clin Oncol 36, 2018 (suppl; abstr e16507).

Poster Presentations

  • Visible Thinking, 2007, Duke University, Emotional Face Processing in Children.
  • ASTRO Annual Meeting, 2017. P. Grivas, V. S. Koshkin, J. Pettiford , L. Atkins, P. Elson, J. Reynolds, C. Magi-Galluzzi, J. McKenney, K. Isse, L. R. Saunders, M. Hu1, A. F. Fergany, G. P. Haber, J. A. Garcia, B. Rini, A. J. Stephenson, R. D. Tendulkar, M. Abazeed, and O. Y. Mian. Molecular Profiling of Small Cell Bladder Cancer Reveals Gene Expression Determinants of an Aggressive Phenotype.