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Jenna Hart Burton
Assistant Professor of Clinical
Surgical & Radiological Sciences

131 CCAH
Davis, CA 95616


jhburton@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Comparative and translational oncology, canine lymphoma

Specialty Focus

Veterinary medical oncology

Education

1994 BA Biology, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
2006 DVM Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
2011 MS Medical Oncology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Honors and Awards

2012 Phi Zeta Clinical Sciences Research Award
2011 Resident Research Abstract Award, ACVIM Forum, Denver, Colorado
2009 Outstanding Resident, Phi Zeta Honor Society, Colorado State University
2008 Outstanding Specialty Resident, SCAVMA, Colorado State University
2007 Outstanding Small Animal Intern SCAVMA, Colorado State University
2006 Excellence in Ophthalmology Student Award, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
2006 Excellence in Small Animal Medicine Student Award, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
2006 American Association of Feline Practitioners Senior Student Award, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
1993 Franklin Delano Roosevelt Award, Bowdoin College

Licenses

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
California veterinary license (#20646)

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, K12 Paul Calabresi Career Development Award: Contributions of B-cell Lymphoma Microenvironment in the Development of Drug Resistance, (Principal Investigator),

Principal Investigator, COTC 021/022: Evaluation of Orally Administered mTOR inhibitor Rapamycin in Dogs in the Adjuvant Setting with Osteosarcoma, (Principal Investigator), Morris Animal Foundation

Principal Investigator, Phase 1 Evaluation of Nanomicelle Encapsulated Doxorubicin in Dogs with Lymphoma, (Principal Investigator), UCD Comprehensive Cancer Center Collaborative Institutional Research

Co-Principal Investigator, Use of diphenhydramine to reduce infusion-related ventricular arrhythmias in dogs treated with doxorubicin, Joshua Stern (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Principal Investigator, Potency and stability of compounded chemotherapy drugs, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Co-Investigator, Evaluation of outcome in dogs with thymic epithelial neoplasia, William T.N Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Jenna Hart Burton: Pulse-Administered Toceranib Phosphate plus Lomustine for Treatment of Unresectable Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs 2015 Burton JH, Venable RO, Vail DM, Williams LE, Clifford CA, Bechtel SM, Avery AC, Thamm DH Pulse-Administered Toceranib Phosphate plus Lomustine for Treatment of Unresectable Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs J Vet Intern Med,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Phase II Evaluation of VDC-1101 in Canine Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma 2014 Morges M, Burton JH, Saba CF, Vail DM, Burgess KE, Thamm DH Phase II Evaluation of VDC-1101 in Canine Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma J Vet Intern Med,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Comparison of carboplatin and doxorubicin-based chemotherapy protocols in 470 dogs following amputation for treatment of appendicular osteosarcoma 2014 Selmic L, Burton JH, Thamm DH, Withrow SJ, Lana SE Comparison of carboplatin and doxorubicin-based chemotherapy protocols in 470 dogs following amputation for treatment of appendicular osteosarcoma J Vet Intern Med,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Flow cytometric characterization and clinical outcome of canine CD4+ T cell lymphoma: 67 cases 2014 Avery PR, Burton J, Brombeck J, Seelig DM, Elmslie R, Correa S, Ehrhart EJ, Morley PS, Avery AC Flow cytometric characterization and clinical outcome of canine CD4+ T cell lymphoma: 67 cases J Vet Intern Med,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Clinical outcome of 20 cases of lingual hemangiosarcoma in dogs: 1996-2011 2014 Burton JH, Powers BE, Biller BJ Clinical outcome of 20 cases of lingual hemangiosarcoma in dogs: 1996-2011 Veterinary and Comparative Oncology,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Retrospective evaluation of doxorubicin/piroxicam combination for the treatment of transitional cell carcinoma in dogs 2013 Robat C, Burton JH, Thamm DH, Vail DM Retrospective evaluation of doxorubicin/piroxicam combination for the treatment of transitional cell carcinoma in dogs Journal of Small Animal Practice,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Evaluation of a 15 week CHOP protocol for the treatment of canine multicentric lymphoma 2013 Burton JH, Garrett-Mayer E, Thamm DH Evaluation of a 15 week CHOP protocol for the treatment of canine multicentric lymphoma Veterinary and Comparative Oncology,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Nutritional weight loss therapy with cooked bean powders regulates serum lipids and biochemical analytes in overweight and obese dogs 2012 Forster GM, Ollila CA, Burton JH, Hill D, Bauer JE, Hess AM, Ryan EP Nutritional weight loss therapy with cooked bean powders regulates serum lipids and biochemical analytes in overweight and obese dogs Journal of Obesity and Weight Loss Therapy,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Low dose cyclophosphamide selectively decreases regulatory T cells and inhibits angiogenesis in dogs with soft tissue sarcoma 2011 Burton JH, Mitchell L, Thamm DH, Dow SW, Biller BJ Low dose cyclophosphamide selectively decreases regulatory T cells and inhibits angiogenesis in dogs with soft tissue sarcoma Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine,
  • Jenna Hart Burton: Decreased ratio of CD8+ T cells to regulatory T cells associated with decreased survival in dogs with osteosarcoma 2010 Biller BJ, Guth A, Burton JH, Dow S Decreased ratio of CD8+ T cells to regulatory T cells associated with decreased survival in dogs with osteosarcoma Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2014 Burton JH, Khanna C: The Role of Clinical Trials in Veterinary Oncology, Annette Smith, (ed), Veterinary Clinics of North America. 977-987.

2011 Burton JH: Chemotherapy for the feline cancer patient, S. Little, (ed), The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management, St. Louis, MO. .