Hematology Training Program

The Hematology training program provides comprehensive training in all clinical aspects of Hematology. Fellows are responsible for the management of patients with hematological disorders in the inpatient Hematology Consult Service and in the out-patient clinic. The Hematology attending of the month will supervise fellows daily activities.

Fellows must attend at least 60% of the required weekly conferences.

Conquer Cancer Foundation: 2018 Young Investigator Awards

We are pleased to announce the following Hematology Oncology Fellows received Conquer Cancer Foundation: 2018 YIA Awards:

Dr. David Aggen (mentor: Dr. Charles Drake) "Targeting Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells in Renal Cell Cancer with Combination lL-1 Beta and PD-1 Blockade"

Dr. Daniel O'Neil (mentor: Dr. Alfred Neugut) "Quality of Breast Cancer Care in Five Public Hospitals in South Africa and Effects on Survival"

Dr. Shawn Sarkaria (mentors: Dr. Gary Schwartz, Dr. Lei Ding) "Targeting PDGFRa-Expressing Stromal Cells in Primary Myelofibrosis"

Dr. Ruth White (mentor: Dr. Timothy Wang) "Cholinergic Regulation of the Neural Microenvironment in Pancreatic Cancer"

Dr. Jessica Yang (mentor: Dr. Richard Carvajal) "Efficacy of Bromodomain and Extra-Terminal (BET) Protein Inhibition in Advanced Uveal Melanoma"