Jacob Hodskins, MD, MS - Owensboro Health

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Jacob Hodskins

Jacob Hodskins, MD, MS

Specializing in Hematology & Oncology
  • One Health
Year joined staff:


  • English

Education & Training


Transylvania University, B.A., Biology, Psychology
University of Kentucky, M.S., Medical Sciences (Physiology)
University of Kentucky, M.D.


University of Kentucky Department of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine


University of Kentucky Department of Hematology, Bone Marrow Transplantation & Medical Oncology (Chief Fellow 2015-2016)


University of Kentucky Department of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American Society Clinical Oncology 2013-present
  • American Society of Hematology 2013-present
  • ACP of Kentucky Clinical Vignette Award (2012)
  • American College of Physicians (2010-present)
  • Kentucky Medical Association (2010-present)
  • Kentucky Medical Association Cancer Committee (2010)

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • General Clinical Research Center Mentored Student Award Grant (2008)
  • Dr. R. Todd and Patricia Sweeney Scholarship (2008)

Research Interest

  • Tumor genetic profiling and Genome directed cancer therapy
  • Lung cancer screening
  • Models of breast cancer prognosis and management


  • Comprehensive genomic profiling (CGP) at an NCI-designated cancer center reveals a high frequency of clinically relevant genomic alterations (CRGA) but identifies significant barriers to implementing genomically directed therapy (GDT).  ASCO epub 2016.
  • Hodskins JS, Fleischman R.  Ibrutinib-Associated Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia. Blood 2014 124:5671.
  • Marty Driesler Lung Cancer Project: Cancer Incidence and Survival in Screened and Unscreened Populations. Markey Cancer Center Research Day 2014
  • Glioblastoma: Improving Therapy on a Formidable Disease.  Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network Presentation 2014
  • Chen L, Romond E, Chokshi S, Saeed H, Hodskins J et al.  A prognostic model of early breast cancer relapse after standard adjuvant therapy and comparison with metastatic disease on initial presentation.  Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Nov;136(2): 565-72
  • Aryal S, Hodskins JS, Adkins D.  Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage in a Patient with Hepatitis C.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185; 2012:A6168
  • Kasarskis EJ, Hodskins JS, St. Clair WH. Unilateral parotid electron beam radiotherapy as palliative treatment for sialorrhea in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. J Neurol Sci. 2011 Sep 15;308(1-2); 155-7.
  • Hodskins JS, Kasarskis EJ. Effects of NIPPV on Energy Expenditure in ALS. 2007 Jul. (Completed/Accepted Research Protocol)
  • Sporici RA, Hodskins JS, Diamond SE, et al. Pit-1 B-domain Represses Anterior Pituitary Hormone Gene Expression. J Molecular Endocrinology. 2005 Oct; 35(2): 317-331.