News Release

October 28, 2010

Contact: Chris DeFrancesco, 860-679-3914

Medical Oncologist Joins Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center

FARMINGTON, CONN. – Dr. Jessica Clement has joined the University of Connecticut Health Center and is seeing patients in the Carole and Ray Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Clement is a medical oncologist with special interest in the treatment of bladder and prostate cancers.

Clement’s medical degree is from the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University. She completed all her postdoctoral training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, including a chief residency in internal medicine and a clinical fellowship in hematology-oncology.

Clement is a resident of West Hartford.

More information about the Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center is available at

Caption: Dr. Jessica Clement, specializing in hematology and oncology, has joined the UConn Health Center.

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