UVA Division of Hematology and Oncology is devoted to the treatment and study of benign hematology, hemostasis and thrombosis, malignant hematology, hematopoietic stem cell transplant, and solid tumor oncology.
Our outpatient clinics are housed in the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center, across from UVA Hospital. The division is affiliated with the UVA Cancer Center, which has been a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer center for more than 25 years, and has highly productive translational research collaborations with basic science colleagues.
Michael E. Williams, MD, ScM
Division Chief


To advance the understanding, treatment and cure of blood disorders and malignant diseases, and provide:
  • State-of-the-art care to patients with hematologic and oncologic diseases
  • Comprehensive education for students and trainees in the fields of oncology and benign and malignant hematology
  • Leadership and support to the University, the Cancer Center, and the wider community.


Dr. Elizabeth Gaughan receives a Dean’s Award for Clinical Excellence


Dr. Lawrence Lum is honored at a recent event for being elected to an endowed chair: The Marion Mcnulty Weaver and Malvin C. Professor of Oncology.
(pictured middle row 4th from the left)