Curriculum

Hematology Oncology Curriculum

  • Five to six months hematology at Jefferson (in red above) with additional hematology experience at Reading Hospital – 25 percent of 12 months = approximately three months = total  8-9 months.
  • Four to five months hematologic malignancies, including one month of BMTU at Jefferson (in purple above) with additional hematologic malignancies experience at Reading Hospital – 25 percent of 12 months = approximately three months at Reading = total 7- 8 months.
  • Eight months of solid tumor oncology, including three months at Jefferson (in blue above) with additional solid tumor experience at Reading Hospital – 50 percent of 12 months = approximately six months = total 14 months.
  • Rotations in palliative care, radiation oncology, and senior adult oncology will be done as part of the PGY 6 experience or as part of the electives in the first two years. All fellows graduating from the Reading Hospital Track will complete required clinical training in these three areas.

Reading Site will include:

  • 50 percent Solid Tumor Oncology
  • 25 percent General Hematology
  • 25 percent Hematologic Malignancies