About Cancer Care at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Description of Pediatric Cancer Services

  • Advanced Cancer Technology — our pediatric hematology/oncology experts use state-of-the-art technology to provide the most current childhood cancer treatments.
  • Multidisciplinary Pediatric Cancer Care — our patients receive complete care from a wide range of pediatric medical experts — from surgeons to social workers.
  • Family-Centered Cancer Care — our pediatric hematology/oncology team not only provides outstanding patient care, but also helps family members cope with a cancer diagnosis. A counselor, child-life specialist, and social worker are all part of the health care team.

Division of Hematology/Oncology News and Research

  • In the News — see news about the Division of Hematology/Oncology’s patients, programs, and more.
  • Pediatric Cancer Research — Learn about current oncology research projects at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.

Childhood Cancer and Blood Disease Programs at Children's Hospital

Children’s Hematology/Oncology Division has highly specialized treatment programs for children with brain tumors, bone cancer, and blood diseases.

All patient care programs offer support services for the psychosocial needs of patients and their families.