• About Us

    Our Treatment Teams

    All Dana-Farber/Boston Children's patients have access to the entire spectrum of expertise that is required to treat pediatric cancers and blood disorders. Patients of the Hematologic Malignancies Center and its specialized programs for leukemia, lymphoma, histiocytosis and lymphadenopathy are each assigned a multidisciplinary team that works closely together to create and carry out a treatment plan carefully tailored to his/her specific needs. Patient care teams include:

    • Pediatric hematologists and oncologists
    • Pediatric surgical oncologists
    • Radiation oncologists
    • Stem cell transplant specialists
    • Hematopathologists
    • Radiologists

    In addition, our teams also draws on the expertise and knowledge of a variety of subspecialists and support staff available to Dana-Farber/Boston Children's patients, including:

    • Medical specialists (pulmonologists, cardiologists, endocrinologists, neurologists and infectious disease specialists)
    • Nurses
    • Clinical assistants
    • Social workers
    • Nutritionists
    • Physical and occupational therapists
    • Child life specialists
    • Psychologists and psychiatrists
    • School specialists

    Meet our pediatric hematologist/oncologists.

  • Contact Us

    Our specialized new patient coordinators can answer your questions about treatment options and becoming a patient.
  • Hematologic Malignancy Clinical Trials

    Search our wide range of clinical trials for hematologic malignancies, including lymphoma, leukemia and histiocytosis. callout bg
  • Reasons for Optimism

    Dr. Stephen Sallan 

    Read Dr. Sallan's blog post Five Reasons for Optimism about Pediatric Cancer Care and Research