Welcome to the Division of Hematology and Oncology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Our talented faculty and staff combine humane, patient-centered care with the academic pursuit of better cancer therapies giving new hope to patients and families. The Division provides expertise in all aspects of medical oncology including treatment of solid tumors, hematologic (blood) cancers and bone marrow transplantation. We also provide exceptional care for non-cancerous blood diseases, including bleeding and clotting disorders. Finally, our Palliative Care Service provides expert consultation in quality of life issues for all patients facing serious illness as well as end of life care.
Congratulations to our physicians who were voted Best Doctors 2014!
Ehab Atallah, MD
Kathryn Bylow, MD
John Charlson, MD
Yee Chung Cheng, MD
Christopher Chitambar, MD
William Drobyski, MD
Timothy Fenske, MD
Kenneth Friedman, MD
Parameswaran Hari, MD, MS
Mary M. Horowitz, MD, MS
Paul Ritch, MD
Doug Rizzo, MD, MS
Roy Silverstein, MD
James P. Thomas, MD, PhD
Stuart Wong, MD
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In the News
Kathleen Dunn discusses the rise in skin cancer with Dr. Amy Harker-Murray and Dr. Stefan Schieke
Wisconsin Public Radio NPR, June 4, 2014
Office of Public Affairs, April 7, 2014
Mary Horowitz, MD, MS receives 2014 ASBMT Lifetime Achievement Award
By virtue of a unanimous decision from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (ASBMT) Executive Committee, Mary Horowitz, MD, MS, was presented with the 2014 ASBMT Lifetime Achievement Award during the ASBMT Awards and Business Meeting on Feb. 28, 2014. Dr. Horowitz is the Robert A. Uihlein, Jr. Chair in Hematologic Research, Professor of Medicine and Chief of Hematology and Oncology. She serves as Chief Scientific Director of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR).
The award recognizes her ongoing involvement and support of the BMT community, in particular, her past, current and future stewardship of the CIBMTR and the CTN (Clinical Trials Network). The award was presented by C. Fred LeMaistre, MD, President of the ASBMT.
College News, March 5, 2014
Dr. James Thomas, MD, PhD discusses how the Triumph Fund will help MCW in expanding the cancer clinical trials.
Office of Public Affairs, February 18, 2014
Dr. Amy Harker-Murray discusses advances in the treatment of melanoma.
Fox 6, February 16, 2014