Facts

  • Faculty Growth:  51 in 2008 to 78 in 2010
  • Patient Volume Growth:  FY2002 – 1500 New Patient Visits, FY2010 – 4500 New Patient Visits
  • Over 280 bone marrow/stem cell transplants annually and over 3000 to date
  • Over 350 applicants per year for 5 spots in our Emory University Affiliated Hospitals Hematology and Medical Oncology Subspecialty Resident Training Program
  • Diverse faculty with representation from Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and South America
  • 5 out of 8 “Top Doctors” for Medical Oncology as selected by Atlanta Magazine for 2010 are faculty members in our department
  • 14 Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholars since 2006
  • From 2002 to 2009, experienced a 360% increase in sponsored research funding