About Our Pediatric Oncology Program

The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is the largest, most comprehensive pediatric cancer and blood disease center in western Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio, and northern West Virginia. The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology provides diagnosis, treatment, and complete follow-up for children, adolescents, and young adults with cancer and blood disorders. 

Research

The research done in the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is supported by a number of organizations including the Children's Oncology Group (COG) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Researchers have participated in a wide variety of projects, including:

  • Immunotherapy for childhood gliomas
  • Treatment of histiocyctic sarcoma
  • C-myc oncoprotein and tumor-derived endothelial cells 

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Publications from UPMC