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Hematology, Oncology and Marrow and Blood Cell Transplantation



Contact Hematology, Oncology and Marrow and Blood Cell Transplantation at CHAM

CHAM_Hematology_Oncology_2013_10-27 best-childrens-hospitals-cancer Addressing the physical, medical and emotional needs of children with cancer and blood disorders requires a complex mix of highly specialized care, state-of-the-art technology, child-centered facilities and a passionate, skilled team of physicians and support staff.

Our division has a solid and long-standing reputation for excellence in treating pediatric, adolescent and young adult patients with cancer and blood disorders.  CHAM has played a pioneering role, as the first and only hospital in the New York metropolitan area to offer virtually everything needed for the care and treatment of childhood cancers all under one roof. This fact continues to attract patients from across the country and the globe to us for the most cutting-edge, comprehensive treatment options.



Deepa G. Manwani, MD

When your child is diagnosed with cancer or a complex blood disorder, you have no time to lose. You want access to best care providers—not tomorrow, but yesterday. If you bring your child to CHAM you won’t have to wait.

Deepa G. Manwani, MD

Chief, Division of Hematology, Oncology, Marrow and Blood Cell Transplantation,
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine


CHAM takes pride in its leading care of children suffering from various forms of cancer and blood disorders. We’re changing the way these diseases are treated in children with the following programs.


Education & Training


Comprehensive and Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education-accredited, this three-year fellowship training program clinically and intellectually challenges the next generation of pediatric hematology and oncology clinician-scientists. Receiving superior training from seasoned faculty supported by a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded Hematology Program in oncological and hematological clinical care, fellows conduct clinical, translational, and basic science research. CHAM allows fellows the opportunity to learn at a dynamic children’s hospital with a well-respected medical school and a broad-based patient population.

Learn About Our Fellowship Program


CHAM_Mahadeo_Lab_2015_01-15_316x210Richard Gorlick, MD—Chief of the Division of Hematology, Oncology, Marrow and Blood Cell Transplantation - is renowned for his long-standing dedication to science and research aimed at finding the cure for bone and soft tissue sarcomas in children, adolescents and young adults. Outstanding advancements in the areas of sarcoma research and treatment are at the heart of the leading-edge treatment our division provides. Learn more about these and all of our other studies by visiting our research page.