University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine


Hematology Oncology University of Vermont College of Medicine
Lake & Mountains & UVM

Education, Research, Clinical Care

The Hematology/Oncology Division faculty is committed to the three pillars of state-of-the-art patient care, research, and an outstanding training environment. We treat patients with all cancer types, and those with benign hematological disorders.


Providers, Residents & Fellows: find referral information and a clinical faculty & staff directory at The University of Vermont Medical Center.

Research & Education

The research mission of the Hematology/Oncology Division involves the exchange of knowledge from bench to bedside and back. Our research includes:

  • Translational Research
  • Epidemiology
  • Clinical Research
  • Public Health Research

We educate health care professionals at all levels of training, from medical and doctoral students to postdoctoral fellows, and members of the community.

The University of Vermont Cancer Center

The University of Vermont Cancer Center is committed to innovative cancer research, life-saving prevention and treatment programs, public education and scientific collaboration, and serves to optimize cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis and care across Vermont and northern New York.

Verschraegen Interviewed about Lung Cancer Treatment during Pregnancy

Claire Verschraegen, M.D., deputy director of the University of Vermont Cancer Center and chief of hematology/oncology, discussed findings from a case report published July 9, 2015 in Online First JAMA Oncology in this story, which aired on Vermont CBS affiliate WCAX-TV. Verschraegen and colleagues wrote about an experimental case regarding treating a pregnant woman with stage 4 non-small cell lung cancer treatment with Erlotinib, the standard of care for certain non-small cell lung cancers.


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