Janiine Grace Babcock, MD

Janiine Grace Babcock, MD

Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Apheresis

On staff since September 2013

Children's Title: Acute Care Oncologist

Academic Title: Clinical Professor, Pediatrics

"After a rich and rewarding, 29 year career as a physician in the US Army, I joined Seattle Children's to focus on children with blood diseases and cancer. I sincerely enjoy caring for children with chronic illnesses and developing relationships with their families, but I am passionate about blood diseases and optimizing quality of life for children and families facing life-threatening illnesses."

  • Biography

    Janiine Babcock MD is an attending physician with the Cancer and Blood Disorders Center at Seattle Childrens. She is also a full clinical professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Babcock earned her medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine and then completed her pediatric residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. She completed a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and was selected for an additional year of research at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research. Dr. Babcock has more than 25 years experience leading, supporting, and reviewing FDA regulated research and clinical trials to develop novel vaccines, drugs, and diagnostics. 

    Dr. Babcock is board certified in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology as well as General Pediatrics. She is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. Her work now focuses entirely on clinical medicine and caring for children and their families admitted to the Oncology, Hematology, and Stem Cell Transplant services. 

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Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Medical/Professional School

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


Tripler Army Medical Center, Tripler AMC, HI

Clinical Interests

Non-malignant hematology; palliative care