Dedicated to providing the highest standard of care for hematology and medical oncology patients.

The Division of Hematology/Oncology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham is committed to clinical excellence and improving patient outcomes through high-quality, multidisciplinary care. We also conduct world-class, cutting-edge laboratory research and clinical trials, as well as develop new therapies. In addition, our Fellowship program continues to train tomorrow’s specialists, producing outstanding graduates who are proud to call UAB home.


The UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology is committed to conducting world-class, cutting-edge biomedical research. This area of our mission covers the spectrum from fundamental basic science studies performed at the laboratory bench to translational research involving all phases of clinical trials to developing new therapies. the overall goal of the Division's research is to shift current knowledge of blood and cancer-related diseases to develop new and innovative approaches that improve patient care and extend survival.


Dedicated to the training of physicians in Hematology and Medical Oncology with an emphasis on clinical excellence and improving patient outcomes through high-quality, multi-disciplinary care.  We are further dedicated to the pursuit of academic or scholarly contribution of our Fellows and graduates in clinical, basic and translational research.

Patient Care

The UAB Division of Hematology/Oncology provides comprehensive, patient-specific assessents in the context of an academic environment with robust clinical research impacting every aspect of cancer care. Our specialized disease-focused teams design treatment plans at the cutting edge of scientific discovery in a personalized manner that honors the patient-doctor relationship, and places high value on superior outcomes and an optimal quality of  life. Our faculty are dedicated to continued excellence and service to our surrounding patient community.