The goal of the program is to train our fellows to be highly skilled specialists who are competent to practice independently and provide excellent care for patients with cancer or hematologic disorders. We also strive to teach necessary research and critical thinking skills to ensure their success as clinical investigators and provide a foundation for an academic career in hematology and medical oncology.

Why Choose Wake Forest for Fellowship?

Learn more from our faculty and fellows.

Program Overview from Program Director Dr. Susan Melin


Faculty Spotlight on Research: Dr. Tom Lycan


Faculty Spotlight from our Section Chief, Dr. Bayard Powell


Faculty Spotlight on Diversity and the VA: Dr. Jimmy Ruiz


Fellows' Perspective: Dr. Patel and Dr. Williamson


Program Benefits Highlights

As a fellow of Wake Forest you will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-call resources (rooms, meals, etc.)
Learn more about the all standard benefits available to Wake Forest Fellows. Program-specific benefits, if available, can be found on the program application page.