This rotation will take place in various outpatient Hematology/Oncology clinics at Parkland Memorial Hospital, Clement's University Hospital and the Dallas VA.  Residents will interact with both fellows and attendings. Making use of various outpatient and inpatient settings will provide exposure to diverse patient populations, pathologies and practice settings.

  • Develop a working knowledge of common disorders in hematology/oncology, including diagnosis and management of these disorders.  Conditions that may be seen on this service include (but are not limited to): lung, breast, colon and prostate cancers, leukemia, lymphoma, bone marrow transplantation, anemia, coagulopathies, and hypercoagulable states.
  • Be able to understand the epidemiology, evaluation, prognosis, treatment patterns, complications, associated symptoms, and symptomatic treatments of common cancers.
  • Learn concepts of pathophysiology and evidence-based management through daily teaching clinics at the UTSW, Parkland, and the VA.
  • Gain university practice exposure at Simmons Cancer Center providing insight into academic oncology and clinical research.
  • Gain a better understanding of cancer screening tests in the diagnosis and management of disease.
  • Attend Hematology/Oncology conferences to develop an in-depth knowledge of hematologic/oncologic disease and current concepts in diagnosis and management.

Parkland Hematology Consults

  • Location: 14-405.06 (this will be the meeting area once the rotation returns to being in person)
  • Hours: 8 AM – 5PM. Monday through Friday
  • 1-2 residents will be assigned to this week at any given time

VA Hematology/Oncology Consults

  • Location: 5th floor VA room 5C-241 (code 1911)
  • Hours: 8 AM – 5PM. Monday through Friday
  • 0-1 residents will be assigned to this week at any given time

CUH Hematology Consults 

  •  Location:  CUH 11th floor (11.313
  • Hours: 8 AM – 5PM. Monday through Friday
  • 0-1 residents will be assigned to this week at any given time 

Parkland Hematology/Oncology (P Heme/Onc Inpatient)

Residents are assigned to Parkland Hematology/Oncology for 2 weeks at a time with rare exceptions. This rotation requires weekend coverage. Please read the attached rotation guide (under "Logistics") to prevent delays in admissions, chemotherapy administration, and patient care.

Clements University Hospital Bone Marrow Transplant Inpatient (CUH BMT Inpatient)

Residents are assigned to CUH BMT for 2 weeks at a time with rare exceptions. This rotation requires weekend coverage. Please read the rotation guide (under "Logistics") as well as helpful documents to make the rotation easier for you.

Clinics

UTSW/Simmons Cancer Center Clinic Master List
UTSW Benign Heme (U Heme)
UTSW GI Oncology (U GI Onc)
UTSW Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic (U Heme/BMT)
UTSW Lung Oncology (U Lung Onc)
UTSW Renal Oncology (U Renal)
UTSW Thoracic Oncology (U Thoracic)

Parkland Heme Fellow's Clinic
Parkland GI/GU Oncology Clinic (P GI/GU Onc)
Parkland Lung Diagnostic (P Lung Diagnostic)
Parkland Oncology Procedures Clinic (P Procedure Clinic)

VA Heme/Onc (VA Heme/Onc)

 

Conferences

CUH Rotations (except MICU):
Morning Report – M-Thur 9AM
Noon Conference – M-Fri 12PM
Virtual Grand Rounds – Fri 8AM

PHHS Rotations (except MICU)
Morning Report – M-Thur 9AM
Noon Conference – M-Fri 12PM
Virtual Grand Rounds – Fri 8AM

VA Rotations (except CPICU):
Morning Report – M-Thur 9AM
Noon Conference – M-Fri 12PM
Virtual Grand Rounds – Fri 8AM

Virtual Morning Report and Noon Conference: Zoom Link

Upcoming Events/Schedules

CHIEF RESIDENTS

11/1/22 - 3/15/23
PMH: Emily Hoff and Eddie Stephens 
CUH: Lauren Ward and Matthew Robson 
VA: Emil Thyssen and Vicente Morales

Chief Roles and Duties: Who to Contact