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Welcome to the Divisions
of Hematology-Oncology
and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Welcome to the Divisions of Hematology-Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.

Our two divisions are closely interlinked programmatically and in our pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training.

Featured Profile

Scott Lippman

Dr. Scott M. Lippman, director of the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center, joined UC San Diego in May 2012 from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he was chief of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology.

At UC San Diego, Dr. Lippman is Senior Associate Dean and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Cancer Research and Care and holds the Chugai Pharmaceutical Chair in Cancer.

His research focuses on studies of cancer risk, the development of molecularly-targeted drugs and personalized therapy.
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News Highlights

  Outline bulletpoint iconProtein-Protein Interaction Activates and Fuels Leukemia Cell Growth1/4/2016
 December 21, 2015 Findings also show how an experimental monoclonal antibody treatment inhibits growth and spread of cancer — Building...Read More

  Outline bulletpoint iconUC San Diego Health Researchers Join Pancreatic Cancer “Dream Team”11/10/2015
 November 10, 2015 International effort will seek to develop and test new therapies for deadly malignancy — In an effort to advance res...Read More

  Outline bulletpoint iconCancer-associated Mutations are Common in Patients with Unexplained Low Blood Counts11/4/2015
 November 4, 2015 Researchers use genetic tools to propose a new diagnostic category — Patients with unexplained low blood counts and a...Read More

  Outline bulletpoint iconForty-One Department of Medicine Physicians Named on San Diego’s 2015 “Top Doctors” List9/28/2015
 This year’s San Diego Magazine/San Diego County Medical Society Top Doctors list includes 41 Department of Medicine faculty clinicians...Read More

  Outline bulletpoint iconAmerican Cancer Society Pilot Grants for Junior Investigators8/2/2015
 The Moores Cancer Center is now accepting applications from junior investigators for American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grants (...Read More


Congratulations to our graduating Hematology-Oncology Fellows and a warm welcome to our new Fellows starting in July 2015!

If you are interested in applying for our Hematology-Oncology Fellowship starting in July 2016, please visit our fellowship webpage.