Jennifer J. Chia, MD, PhD

Jennifer J. Chia, MD, PhD


Dr. Chia is a Health Sciences Clinical Instructor of Pathology and Lab Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Chia graduated from the Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering MD-PhD program, where she completed her PhD studies in the field of immunology and microbial pathogenesis, and her MD at Weill Cornell Medical College. She then completed residency in Anatomic Pathology and fellowship in Hematopathology at UCLA. As a clinical instructor, Dr. Chia has efforts in both basic science research as a participant in the UCLA Specialty Training and Advanced Research (STAR) post-doctoral track, as well as clinical duties in the division of Hematopathology.




Medical Board Certifications

Hematopathology, American Board of Pathology, 2022
Pathology-Anatomic, American Board of Pathology, 2021


Hematopathology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2022


Anatomic Pathology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2021


MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2018
PhD, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University, 2016

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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