Fellowship

fellowshipThe Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at The University of Vermont and its main on-campus tertiary care teaching hospital, The University of Vermont Medical Center, offers a 3-year program designed to prepare physicians for successful ABIM board certification in both Hematology and Medical Oncology and for careers in academic and clinical practice.

Our ACGME-accredited program began in 1975 and has since produced over 50 board-certified Medical Oncologists and Hematologists. The current program consists of 6 fellows, 2 per year, and 17 faculty members.

Fellows have many educational opportunities including:

  • Multidisciplinary Conferences
  • Didactic Lectures
  • Grand Rounds
  • Journal Clubs
  • Research Projects
  • Teaching residents and medical students
  • Training in a Clinical Simulation Laboratory

Fellows are trained to care for patients with a full range of Hematology and Oncology problems and in the following procedures:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Paracentesis
  • Lumbar puncture and Intrathecal chemotherapy
  • Fine needle aspirates
  • Bone marrow biopsy
  • Therapeutic apheresis including peripheral
  • Blood stem cell collection.

See Graduate Medical Education at the University of Vermont/The University of Vermont Medical Center to learn more about our program.

Hematology/Medical Oncology Fellowship