Department of Medicine

Division of Hematology

Hematology,is the study of blood, the blood-forming organs, and blood diseases. Hematology includes the diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and prevention of blood diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, Hematologists also conduct studies in oncology—the medical treatment of cancer. Hematology is a distinct subspecialty of internal medicine, separate from but overlapping with the subspecialty of medical oncology.