Cancer Center Resources for Professionals

The Cancer Center offers many resources for referring physicians, other professionals in the field, and those in training for their career in medicine.

For referring physicians

Refer a patient to the Cancer Center: One of our oncologists will work with you to determine the next best steps in the child's care and answer any questions you may have.

Second opinions: We work with families and pediatric specialists from all over the country and around the world to confirm diagnoses or to provide second opinions.

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Online education

Recorded webinars

Experts from CHOP’s Cancer Center lead webinars on oncology and oncology-related topics, discussing the latest in cancer research and care. View the archive.

Fellowships

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program: This three-year training program prepares physicians to become clinician educators or clinician scientists.

Observership

The Oncology Observership Program gives doctors the opportunity to interact with our experts and participate in clinical and educational activities, including various conferences, medical grand rounds and seminars. Observerships are usually for two to four weeks and may not last longer than two months.

Hospital Physician Recruitment

The Division of Oncology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is currently seeking full-time hospital physicians (formerly known as hospitalists) to join our team. Oncology hospital physicians act as front-line clinicians under the guidance of an oncology attending physician. Learn more about the role and how to apply.

 

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Get a Second Opinion

Our experts are here to review your child’s diagnosis and treatment plan, and work with primary oncologists as needed.

Oncology patient with Mom

Patient-Family Education

Review educational information for individuals and families facing childhood cancer.