Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Fellowship

From the Program Director

Thank you for your interest in the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program at the University of Virginia!

Our program is ACGME-accredited and offers excellent clinical hematology and oncology training.  Our faculty includes six full-time physicians and four nurse practitioners, all with diverse interests and backgrounds and strong leadership and education skills.  We serve a diverse patient population which affords a wealth of learning opportunities for fellows.  The UVA Medical Center employs a full range of pediatric subspecialists, offering a wide spectrum of multidisciplinary consultants.

We offer all of the required clinical opportunities for fellows, including but not limited to:

  • Inpatient and outpatient general hematology and oncology
  • Cancer survivorship
  • Sickle cell disease and other hemoglobinopathies
  • Hemophilia and other bleeding disorders
  • Bone marrow transplantation
  • Cancer immunotherapy
For additional information, please contact

William C. Petersen Jr, MD
Assistant Professor
Program Director
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Karen Vest
Program Coordinator
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship
Phone:  434-924-5105
Fax:  434-982-1927