The Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology is a part of the Department of Pediatrics and Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at UNC. The Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is a member of a number of pediatric cancer consortiums for clinical trials including the Children's Oncology Group, the Sunshine Project and the New Approaches to Neuroblastoma Therapies.
Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Our program has active inpatient and outpatient services. In addition to on-site clinical activities, program members see patients in Wilmington and at the NC State Park Scholars Children’s Specialty Clinic, A Service of UNC Hospitals (Raleigh).
Our division specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of hematological disorders and malignancies children, adolescents and young adults. We also offer bone marrow transplantation through our combined adult-pediatric bone marrow transplantation program.
We maintain comprehensive clinics in hemophilia and bleeding disorders, oncology, sickle cell disease, general hematology, brain tumors and long-term follow-up. You can learn more about the specific programs and services offered through our division on the Programs and Services page.
Our mission is to treat and cure children and adolescents with cancer and blood diseases who live in North Carolina through participation both in national and locally designed treatment protocols. We believe that the care of children with cancer is a dynamic process based on improving treatments through clinical, translational and laboratory research.