Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma Team

The Hematologic Cancers Team at UNM Cancer Center treats blood disorders. Blood disorders include leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma and benign (non-cancerous) blood diseases. The UNM Cancer Center hematological program has been designated by the MDS Foundation as a Center of Excellence.

Dr. Cheryl Willman“The revolution in cancer medicine today really is personalized medicine... Our ability to develop new treatments greatly impacts the care of children everywhere.”

— Cheryl Willman, MD
UNM Comprehensive Cancer Center Director & CEO
speaking with NBC News about leukemia breakthroughs for Native American and Hispanic children

The only program in New Mexico

The Bone Marrow Transplant Program at UNM is the only one in New Mexico to meet the standard of excellence required for FACT Accreditation.