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N+N Feature: Breast Cancer Survival Takes A Village

Adela Van Antwerp combats breast cancer with support of care teams and co-workers. She is optimistic that Coy Heldermon, MD, PhD, her medical oncologist, will give her the all-clear at […]

October Women’s Advantage: Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer is Personal – Your Treatment Should Be, Too | Integrative Approach to Treating Breast Cancer

DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards 2016 – Hematology/Oncology Winners

This year the department of medicine honored a number of outstanding teachers for the 2016 DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards. Our division had eight physicians who were honored and recognized […]

UF Health Shands Hospital Recognized for Cancer Care

We are proud to care for patients at UF Health Shands Hospital, recently ranked one of the nation’s and region’s top hospitals for cancer care by U.S. News & World […]

Survival rates for UF Health BMT patients among the best nationwide

Outcomes for patient survival following stem cell transplant at the University of Florida Health Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program, which treats patients with leukemia and other blood cancers, were recently […]

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Our Mission:

The Division of Hematology & Oncology at the University of Florida is dedicated to the mitigation of suffering and death due to cancer and blood disorders through laboratory and clinical research-based patient care and education.

Our Goals:

To become a national leader in the development of innovative and personalized therapeutics for patients with cancer and blood disorders.

To deliver the highest quality clinical care to our patients through partnerships with national and local leaders and resources and through the provision of state-of-the-art clinical trials.

To excel in the education of students, residents, fellows, nurses and other health related personnel, and practitioners of hematology/oncology regarding transitional research and the art and science of administering to patients with cancer and blood disorders.

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Drug trio shows effectiveness against deadly type of breast cancer in mouse model

A three-drug combination has almost completely suppressed the deadliest type of breast cancer during testing in mouse models, according to a group that includes a University of Florida Health...

UF-led council differs from feds over guidelines for routine prostate cancer screening

A University of Florida-led advisory council tasked by the state with developing guidelines for early detection of prostate cancer has released recommendations that differ from federal guidelines in...

UF researchers to study dignity therapy and palliative care for elderly patients

A University of Florida College of Nursing researcher and her team have received grant funding for a five-year study to evaluate whether dignity therapy led by a nurse or a chaplain for elderly...