Program Specialties

Sickle Cell Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital

The Pediatric Sickle Cell Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital is a comprehensive program dedicated to the care of children living with sickle cell disease. Each year about 2,000 children are born with sickle cell disease in the United States and it is most commonly found in African Americans.

HEROS Clinic: beating cancer for a lifetime

The HEROS clinic broke new ground when it became the first in the state to offer comprehensive guidance for adults and children who had survived pediatric cancer.  Under the directorship of Dr. Nina Kadan-Lottick, our survivorship program has national prominence and is recognized as a model in which patients are monitored for recurrence of their original cancer, emergence of new cancer, and occurrence of long-term effects of therapy.

Neuro-Oncology Clinic

The pediatric neuro-oncology clinic is the only one of its kind in Connecticut dedicated to treating brain tumors.

Blood and Marrow Transplantation Program

The pediatric blood and marrow transplantation program offers bone marrow, peripheral blood stem cell and cord blood transplants.

Hemostasis and Hemophilia Clinic

The pediatric hemostasis and hemophilia clinic is a federally designated hemophilia treatment center with over 28 years of experience.

Tumor Program

The pediatric tumor program offers comprehensive care to children with a wide variety of tumors.

The Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) Oncology Program

The adolescent young adult (AYA) oncology program is exclusively dedicated to supporting adolescents and young adults, ages 13 and up.