Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program

 

 

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Fellows' Schedule

1st Year

  • 6 months of Inpatient
  • 4 months of Outpatient
  • 4 weeks of Pathology spread throughout the year
  • 4 weeks of Research scheduled towards the end of the year

Inpatient experience:

  • Lead an interdisciplinary team
    • Teaching of medical students, residents, NP and PA
  • Lead and manage inpatient rounds
  • Primary clinician on all active Bone Marrow Transplant patients
  • Conduct family conferences on all new diagnoses
  • Procedures on Inpatient:
    • Diagnostic spinal tap with or without intrathecal chemotherapy
    • Bone marrow aspirate and biopsy

Outpatient experience

  • Continuity Clinic                                                      
    • Full day every week for 3 years
    • Clinic in conjunction with clinical mentor
  • Sub-specialty Clinics
    • Monday – Sickle Cell Clinic (1st)
    • Tuesday – Hemophiliac Clinic (2nd and 4th)
    • Tuesday and Thursday – Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic
    • Thursday – Sickle Cell Clinic (3rd)
    • Thursday – Late Effects Clinic (2nd and 4th)
  • Blood Bank Rotation, Radiation Oncology Rotation, Pathology Rotation

 

2nd Year

  • 1 month of Inpatient
  • 2 months of outpatient
  • 1 month of Electives
    • 2 weeks Blood Bank
    • 2 weeks Radiation Oncology7 months of Research
  • 7 months of Research

 

3rd Year

  • 1 month of Inpatient-pre-attending
  • 10 months of Research