Dr. Jennings is a native of Hutchinson, Kansas and has lifelong family ties to the Pratt area. He is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine, and completed an Internal Medicine residency and Hematology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Jennings is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. His additional areas of professional interest include bleeding and clotting disorders, medical ethics, and palliative care.
Dr. Jennings was in the private practice of Hematology and Oncology in Greeley, Colorado from 1976 to 1988. Since 1988, he has been a member of the faculty at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, and is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, he is the Director of the Adult Medicine Section of the Kansas City Hemophilia Center. He has been in practice at Pratt Regional Medical Center since 1997 and joined the Cancer Center of Kansas team in 2002. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a member of both the American Society of Hematology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Since becoming part of the Cancer Center of Kansas, Dr. Jennings has brought his tremendous experience and the highest quality care to the Pratt community and beyond.
In September 2017, Dr. Jennings retired from practicing medicine after 41 years, 15 of those which were dedicated to CCK. Although he no longer sees patients in our offices, he will always remain a part of the CCK family and legacy.