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Hematology Oncology

Number of Fellowship Positions: 4
4th Year Medical Student Elective: Yes
Fellow Elective(s): Special Hematology, Blood Bank, Radiation Oncology, Bone Marrow Transplant

Clinical Services:

Four full-time and six voluntary attendings, four full-time RN's, one full-time nurse practitioner.

Full array of tertiary services to support complex treatment protocols including infectious disease, surgery, rehabilitation, and genetics counseling.

Access to wide variety of pathology, including more than 1,600 new cases annually Treatments including intensity modulated radiation therapy, monoclonal antibody based therapy, gamma knife radiosurgery, and autologous stem cell transplantation.

Research:

We have a new generation of investigational trials using newer targeted agents. The recent clinical affiliation with NY Columbia Presbyterian Hospital has offered NYU Winthrop physicians and their patients access to Phase 1 drugs, cancer vaccine trials and other immunotherapy treatments.

Faculty:

Alexander Hindenburg, M.D.
Attending Physician, Associate Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook School of Medicine

Jeffrey G. Schneider, M.D.
Director, Thoracic Lung Cancer Program, Associate Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook School of Medicine

Michael Garrison, M.D.
Attending Physician, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook School of Medicine

Nina D'Abreo, M.D., Attending Physician, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stony Brook School of Medicine

Mary O'Keeffe, M.D., Attending Physician, Instructor in Medicine, Stony Brook School of Medicine