Pre- and Post-Graduate Training

The Hematopathology training program also is available as a rotating elective for graduates within The University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston and The University of Texas Health Science Center — Houston. Satisfaction of elective status for other institutions may be possible pending agreements between MD Anderson and that institution. Postgraduate training should be arranged at least six months ahead of time.

Types and Numbers of Appointments

Graduates can request appointments depending on availability. 

Stipends and Maintenance

There is no stipend or supplement award for graduates. Graduates must provide their own accommodations for travel and living expenses.


Applicants should send a letter of interest in the training program by mail or e-mail to:

L. Jeffrey Medeiros, M.D.
Department of Hematopathology, Unit 72
Hematopathology Training Program
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77030-4009
Phone: 713-792-6228
Fax: 713-792-8438

The letter of interest should include all your preferred dates for observation, your current position and title, a copy of your biosketch and your goals in observing the Hematopathology Department.

Program Rotations


  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Coagulation
  • General Hematology
  • Cytogenetics
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Electives


  • ACGME-accredited program
  • High quality of clinical material
  • Daily teaching conferences
  • One-on-One teaching
  • Opportunities for research

Fellowship, observer and visitor forms and information can be obtained from The University of Texas MD Anderson’s Trainee & Alumni Affairs.