Jean F. Jenkins, B.S.N., Ph.D.

Staff, Genomics Healthcare Branch

Selected Publications

Calzone, K., Prindiville, S., Jourkiv, O., Jenkins, J., DeCarvalho, M., et. al. Randomized comparison of group versus individual genetic education and counseling for familial breast and/or ovarian cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23(15):3455-3464. 2005. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J., Grady, P., & Collins, F. Nurses and the Genomic Revolution. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 37(2):98-101. 2005. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J. Survivorship: Finding a new balance. Seminars in Oncology Nursing, 22(2):117-125. 2007. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J., Calzone, K., Dimond, E., Liewehr, D., Steinberg, S., Jourkiv, O., Klein, P., Soballe, P., Prindiville, S., & Kirsch, I. Randomized Comparison of Phone versus In-Person BRCA1/2 Predisposition Genetic Test Result Disclosure Counseling. Genetics in Medicine, 9(8):487-495. 2007. [PubMed]

Rackover, M., Goldgar, C., Wolpert, C., Healy, K., Feiger, J., Jenkins, J. (2007). Establishing essential physician assistant clinical competencies guidelines for genetics and genomics. The Journal of Physician Assistant Education, 18:2:47-48. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J., Calzone, K. Genomics to Health: Establishing the Essential Nursing Competencies for Genetics and Genomics. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 39(1):10-16. 2007. [PubMed]

Hadley, D., Jenkins, J., Steinberg, S., et al. Perceptions of cancer risks and predictors of colon and endometrial cancer screening in women undergoing genetic testing for Lynch syndrome. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 26(6): 948-954. 2008. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J. Overview & Summary: First Genetics, Now Genomics: What Do Nurses Need to Know? Online Journal of Nursing, 13(1): 2008. [Full Text]

Badzek, L., Turner, M., Jenkins, J. Genomics and Nursing Practice: Advancing the Nursing Profession. Online Journal of Nursing, 13(1). 2008. [Full Text]

Warshauer-Baker, E., Bonham, V., Jenkins, J, Stevens, N., Page, Z., Odunlami, A., and McBride, C. Family physicians' beliefs about genetic contributions to racial/ethnic and gender differences in health and clinical decision-making. Community Genetics, 11(6):352-358. 2008. [PubMed]

Shiloh, S., Koehly, L., Jenkins, J., Martin, J., Hadley, D. Monitoring coping style moderates emotional reactions to genetic testing for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: a longitudinal study. Psycho-Oncology, 17(8):746-755. 2008.[PubMed]

White, D., Bonham, V., Jenkins, J., Stevens, N., & McBride, C. Too many referrals of low-risk women for BRCA1/2 genetic services by family physicians. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention, 17(11):2980-2986. 2008. [Full Text]

Ashida, S., Hadley, D., Vauqhn, B., Kuhn, N., Jenkins, J., Koehly, L. The impact of familial environment on depression scores after genetic testing for cancer susceptibility. Clinical Genetics, 75:43-49. 2009. [PubMed]

Bonham VL, Knerr S, Feero WG, Stevens N, Jenkins JF, McBride CM. Patient physical characteristics and primary care physician decision making in preconception genetic screening. Public Health Genomics, Nov 26, 2009. [PubMed]

Calzone, K., Cashion, A., Feetham, S., Jenkins, J., Prows, C., Williams, J. and Wung, S. Nurses transforming health care using genetics and genomics. Nurs Outlook, 58(1), 26-35. 2010. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J., Woolford, S., Stevens, N., Kahn, N., & McBride, C. The adoption of genomic-related innovations by family physicians. Case Studies in Business, Industry and Government Statistics, 3(2):70-78. 2010. [Full Text] PDF file

Hadley, D., Ashida, S., Jenkins, J., Calzone, K., Kirsch, I., Koehly, L. Colonoscopy use following mutaton detection in Lynch syndrome: Exlporing a role for cancer screening in adaptation. Clinical Genetics, 79(4):321-328. 2011. [PubMed]

Hadley, D., Ashida, S., Jenkins, J., Mensz, J., Calzone, K., Kuhn, N., McBride, C., Kirsch, I., Koehly, L. Generation after generation: Exploring the psychological impact of providing genetic services through a cascading approach. Genetics in Medicine 12(12):808-815. 2011. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J. Essential Genetic and Genomic Nursing Competencies for the Oncology Nurse.  Seminars in Oncology Nursing 27(1):64-71. 2011. [PubMed]

Jenkins, J., Bednash, G., Malone, B.  Bridging the Gap Between Genomics Discoveries and Clinical Care: Nurse Faculty are Key. Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 43(1):1-2. 2011. [PubMed]


Jenkins, J. & Lea, D. Nursing Care in the Genomic Era: A Case Based Approach. Boston: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, 2005.

Jenkins, J. (Ed.). Genomics in Nursing and Healthcare. nurseAdvance Collection. Indiana: Sigma Theta Tau International, 2007.

Lea, D., & Jenkins, J. Genetics and Genomic Health Care. In Monsen, R. B. (Ed.) Genetics And Ethics In Health Care: New Questions in the Age of Genomic Health. Silver Spring, MD:, 2008.

Calzone, K., Masny, A., & Jenkins, J. (Eds.) Genetics and Genomics in Oncology Nursing Practice. PA: Oncology Nursing Press, 2010.

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