Cancer Center

Mission and Goals

The mission of the Division of Hematology-Oncology is to care for every patient, learn from every patient, and advance the future for every patient

The mission of the Fellowship Training program in Hematology and Oncology is to develop outstanding sub-specialists in Hematology and Oncology who will be leaders in their area of interest and setting of their choice.

Educational Goals 

The primary educational goals for fellows in the Fellowship Training program in Hematology and Oncology are to:

  1. Develop clinical expertise in the management of patients with hematologic and oncologic diseases in order to be able to pass certifying examinations in Hematology and Medical Oncology and to practice at the level of an independent subspecialist, 

  2. Develop an understanding of the scientific process underlying biomedical research in the field of Hematology-Oncology, and

  3. Develop expertise in quality and safety systems in health care pertaining to the care of patients with hematologic and oncologic disease.