Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship

The field of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology encompasses a broad array of disorders of children and adolescents with cancer and non-malignant disorders of the blood and blood-forming tissues. The intent of the Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program is to train physician scientists, with the following attributes:

  1. Skill in the prevention, diagnosis and management of disease so as to provide comprehensive, compassionate care for children and adolescents
  2. Ability to contribute to the progress of the field through research
  3. Ability to understand and interpret the research of others, and to integrate that understanding into their own practice
  4. Excellence in teaching of medical students, residents and colleagues

UIC/Rush/Stroger Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Program Highlights:

  • Uniquely integrated program spanning three major hospitals of the Illinois Medical District
  • State and Federally funded Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center
  • Federally funded Comprehensive Hemophilia and Thrombophilia Treatment Center
  • Member of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG)

How to Apply

All applicants interested in applying must be registered with the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) and apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS). Our NRMP number is #1150327F0.

Following individual review of all completed applications, selected applicants will be contacted for interviews. We only sponsor J1 visas. Please contact our site director with any questions or for more information.

Contact Us

Miae Lee
Coordinator, Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program
University of Illinois at Chicago
Department of Pediatrics (MC 856)
840 South Wood Street Chicago, Illinois 60612
Phone: (312) 996-9693
Fax: (312) 996-8218
Email: mlee9@uic.edu

Mindy Simpson
Site Director
Rush University Medical Center
Department of Pediatrics
1750 W Harrison St, Jelke Building 1591 Chicago, Illinois 60612
Phone: (312) 563-3995
Fax: (312) 942-8975
Email: Mindy_L_Simpson@rush.edu