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Hematology and Medical Oncology

Since its inception in 1930, physicians and researchers in the Division's of Hematology and Medical Oncology have driven the frontiers of science to achieve advancements that include: discovering the function and role of the endothelium; developing novel treatments for cancers, leukemia and lymphomas; improving treatments for thalassemia in both adults and children; and furthering knowledge in the field of HIV/AIDS. In recent decades, the Divisions' pioneering efforts have led to effective chemotherapy regimens, a state-of-the-art bone marrow transplantation unit, cutting-edged stem cell research, and genomic-based cancer treatment.

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell


Mailing Address
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/
Weill Cornell Medical College
Weill Department of Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Box 130
New York, NY 10065


Office of the Chairman
530 East 70th Street, M-522
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4720
Fax: (212) 746-8793
Email: [email protected]

Administration Office
1320 York Avenue, HT-621
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4007
Fax: (212) 746-8214

Residency Office
530 East 70th Street, M-528
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 746-4749
Fax: (212) 746-6692

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