Research & Education
The Leukemia Service
The Leukemia Service of RPCI’s Department of Medicine is dedicated to quality patient care, innovative research and developing more effective treatments for all types of leukemia. RPCI is the only cancer center that provides specialty care to leukemia patients in Western New York. Clinical research conducted by RPCI faculty and staff consistently translates into new leukemia therapies and advances overall knowledge of the disease. Clinical studies cover acute myeloid leukemia, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chronic myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndrome and myeloproliferative diseases.
RPCI provides comprehensive, individualized leukemia care for over 418 inpatient admissions and over 3,900 outpatient visits annually.