Dr. Adkins earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Biomedical Science and Biological Science at Marshall University. He attended medical school at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University, and completed his Anatomic Pathology/Clinical Pathology residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He went on to complete fellowship training in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine and Hematopathology at University of Virginia Health. He is board-certified in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology with subspecialty certification in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine and Hematopathology. 

His interests include resident and fellow education as well as clinical research. 


Medical School
Marshall University (2015)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2019), Pathology/lab Medicine
University of Virginia (2020), Hematopathology
University of Virginia (2021), Blood Banking/transfusion Medicine


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Alemtuzumab and autoimmune haemolytic anaemia: Coincidence or causation?
Jacobs JW, Adkins BD, Woo JS, Stephens LD, Booth GS, Vox Sang 2023 Jan
Clinical and Epidemiological Features of Paroxysmal Cold Hemoglobinuria: A Systematic Review.
Jacobs JW, Figueroa Villalba CA, Booth GS, Woo JS, Stephens LD, Adkins BD, Blood Adv 2023 Jan
Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia and immune thrombocytopenia following SARS-CoV-2 and non-SARS-CoV-2 vaccination: 32?Years of passive surveillance data.
Jacobs JW, Booth GS, Guarente J, Schlafer D, Zheng L, Adkins BD, Br J Haematol 2022 Dec
Fellowship Board Pass Rates Rising.
Jacobs JW, Booth GS, Usmani A, Burner J, Adkins BD, Arch Pathol Lab Med 2022 Nov
Somatic mutations show no clear association with red blood cell or human leukocyte antigen alloimmunization in de novo or therapy-related myelodysplastic syndrome.
Adkins BD, Mehta A, Selesky M, Vittitow S, Smolkin ME, Ratcliffe SJ, Luckey CJ, Transfusion 2022 Oct
Analysis of gender representation on transfusion medicine journal editorial boards: Comparison between 2019 and 2022.
Jacobs JW, Adkins BD, Woo JS, Lally K, Booth GS, Vox Sang 2022 Oct
Pathology and Abortion Rights Advocacy: Considerations in a Post-Roe World.
Jacobs JW, Adkins BD, Ahmad Y, Bahar B, Bulow US, Herrmann AC, McDonald MM, Jackson NR, Mills AM, Owczarczyk AB, Shafi S, Shanes ED, Wang H, Woo JS, Compton ML, Johnson JE, Wheeler AP, Booth GS, Am J Clin Pathol 2022 Oct
Gender equity analysis of nontrainee hemostasis and thrombosis recognition award recipients.
Jacobs JW, Adkins BD, Wheeler AP, Yui JC, Booth GS, Blood Adv 2022 Oct
Central Line Access Is Predictive of Diagnostic Blood Loss and Transfusion in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
Adkins BD, DeAnda A, Trieu JA, Polineni S, Okorodudu A, Yates SG, Lab Med 2022 Sep
Blood conservation strategies at United States hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic: Findings from a multi-institutional analysis.
Jacobs JW, Karafin MS, Allen ES, Abels E, Park YA, Stephens LD, Ward DC, Woo JS, Gehrie EA, Booth GS, Adkins BD, Transfusion 2022 Sep