Amy Jones, M.D.

Associate Program Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program

  • Internal Medicine - Hematology/Oncology
  • Cancer care for the underserved
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers

Biography

Amy Jones, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies; sarcoma, melanoma, and rare tumor types; and cancer care for the underserved.

Dr. Jones earned her medical degree at UT Southwestern Medical School. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Duke University Medical Center and received advanced training in hematology and medical oncology through a fellowship at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, hematology, and medical oncology, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2019.

Dr. Jones is Medical Director of the Inpatient Hematology-Oncology Unit for the Parkland Health & Hospital System and the Associate Program Director of the Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program at UT Southwestern. She serves on the Cancer in People with HIV/Kaposi Sarcoma Panel of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

Additionally, she is a founding Co-Chair of the Parkland Cancer Improvement Committee, a member of the Parkland Cancer Committee, and a recipient of the Niarchos Grant for Quality Improvement through ASCO.

Dr. Jones has delivered a number of invited lectures and published numerous academic articles, and she serves as a course director for medical education at the fellowship and medical student levels.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - UT MD Anderson Cancer Center (2016-2019), Hematology Oncology
  • Residency - Duke University Medical Center (2013-2016), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - UT Southwestern Medical School (2009-2013)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
Honors & Awards
  • Jesse H. Jones Endowed Fellowship in Cancer Education 2019, MD Anderson
  • Presidential Service Award 2013, UT Southwestern
Books & Publications
Research
  • Quality improvement
  • Cancer outcomes in underserved populations
  • Medical education

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer care for the underserved
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Melanoma
  • Rare tumor types
  • Sarcoma

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