DIVISION OF HEMATOLOGY-ONCOLOGY

Welcome

 Welcome to the Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at UT Health Science Center at San Antonio. For more than 30 years, the Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology in association with CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital has provided care to infants, children and adolescents affected by hematological, oncological and immunologic disorders.

It is the mission of the Division is to disseminate new knowledge to medical students, residents, and practicing physicians; to acquire new knowledge by participating in basic and clinical research; and to put new knowledge into practice in the care of patients.

Congratulations to Our Pediatric Research Day Winners

Alison Grimes - 1st PLACE in poster competition.
"Propranolol for infantile hemangiomas among Hispanic children in South Texas."

Aaron Sugalski - 2nd PLACE in poster competition.
Expression of ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase L1 (UCHL1) in neuroblastoma and osteosarcoma cancer stem cells and its relationship to patient prognosis and outcome.

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program

The division’s fellowship program was initiated in 2008 and has now accepted eight fellows into the program. At our first site visit in 2011 we received a commendation from the ACGME and are accredited through 2022. We are now accepting applications for fellows to start in 2015. The fellowship consists of one clinical year followed by two years of research which takes place primarily at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute. Learn more about the fellowship program and our fellows here.