Our mission is to develop the future world-leaders in academic cancer medicine. We accomplish this mission by providing comprehensive education and training in clinical practice, laboratory research, and translational and basic science.
The goal of the University of Colorado Hematology Oncology Fellowship Program is to provide an excellent foundation upon which to train physicians who will provide excellence and compassion in the arena of cancer care. We strive to educate medical oncologists and hematologists who will be world leaders in research and teaching while they using their professional, technical, cognitive and attitudinal skills to provide the highest of quality care to their patients.
I. Provide an excellent foundation in the clinical practice of medical oncology and hematology based on a comprehensive understanding of hematological and oncologic principles and treatment techniques.
II. Provide the opportunity to participate in unique training tracks which include:
· Clinical investigator research track
· Disease oriented basic science research track
· Bone marrow transplantation research track
III. Provide an environment to experience the fundamentals of laboratory research and participate in a laboratory based translational endeavor. Foster a multidisciplinary approach to cancer and blood-disease care through participation in disease site oriented training with experienced specialists in hematology, medical oncology, surgical oncology, pathology and radiology.
IV. Introduce collaborative clinical and research opportunities through interaction with our closely associated affiliates such as:
· University of Colorado Hospital
· University of Colorado Cancer Center
· Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center