Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation

The Division of Hematology-Oncology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation has a broad mission, spanning benign and malignant hematology and solid tumor oncology. The Division is administratively organized into the Section of Hematology and the Section of Oncology.

Steven R. Lentz, MD, PhD
Professor and Chief
Section of Hematology

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Mohammed Milhem, MBBS
Clinical Professor and Chief
Section of Oncology

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Division faculty lead more than 200 active clinical research trials at any given time for a wide range of cancers and blood disorders and operate Iowa’s only FACT-accredited bone marrow transplant unit. The division provides services at UI Hospitals and Clinics, the Iowa City VA Medical Center, and at several regional outreach sites in southeast Iowa. Through the University of Iowa Hemophilia Treatment Center, the division provides comprehensive care to adult patients with hemophilia, von Willebrand Disease, and other bleeding disorders.