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Amy K. LeBlanc, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Associate Professor of Oncology
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
The University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: (865) 974-8387
FAX: (865) 974-5554


  • Michigan State University
    • BS in Veterinary Medicine with High Honors -- 1996
    • DVM with High Honors -- 1999
  • Texas A&M University -- Rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery -- 1999-2000
  • Louisiana State University -- Residency in Medical Oncology -- 2000-2002

Board Certification

  • Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology)

Clinical Interests

  • Medical Oncologyfocus on leukemias and lymphomas in dogs and cats
  • Clinical trails evaluating novel antitumor strategies in client-owned pets

Research Interests

  • Novel diagnostic and therapeutic techniques for cancer diagnosis and management
  • Telomeres and telomerase
  • Immunosuppression in cancer patients
  • Molecular markers of cancer in dogs, cats, and exotic species
  • Positron Emission Tomography and novel PET tracer development for cancer imaging