Study: Multidisciplinary approach to transplantation evaluation shows promise for older adults
Nov 14, 2019
Older adults with blood cancers can benefit from a team-based, holistic evaluation before undergoing transplantation, according to a new study published today in Blood Advances. The study, which reported on a multidisciplinary clinic (MDC) at the University of Chicago Medical Center, found that patients treated with this approach experienced better transplantation outcomes and survival rates.
ASH Announces Top Trainee Abstracts of 2019 Annual Meeting
Nov 07, 2019
ASH is pleased to recognize the following trainees, who’s meritorious scientific abstract has received one of the awards in the ASH Abstract Achievement Award program portfolio, at the 61st ASH Annual Meeting, December 7-10 in Orlando.
Survey of U.S. Fellows Suggests Exposure to Hematology in Medical School, Mentorship Vital to Future of the Field
Oct 31, 2019
A survey of U.S. hematology-oncology fellows suggests medical school plays an important role in shaping their interest in pursuing careers in hematology, particularly when students are exposed to hematology and oncology as part of core clerkships in internal medicine and pediatrics.