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Faculty

Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Fellowship

Our group of experienced physicians has earned national recognition in the areas of sickle cell, hemophilia and oncology. Each physician works with an advanced practice nurse or physician assistant and a social worker to provide comprehensive care to our patients and families. Additional support staff includes child life, pharmacy, chaplaincy, psychology, music therapy and research coordinators.

The Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program offers a team approach to learning through a group of experienced physicians. The program is designed to give fellows comprehensive education in all aspects of pediatric hematology/oncology.

Program Director

Karen B. Lewing, MD
Fellowship Program Director; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Associate Program Directors

Shannon L. Carpenter, MD, MS
Associate Division Director, Section of Hematology; Director, Hemophilia Treatment Center; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Gary D. Myers, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine


Fellows

Chandni Dargan, MD
Sana Farooki, MBBS
Kayeleigh Higgerson, DO
Sarah McDermott, MD
Sara McElroy, MD
Oluwaseum Olaiya, DO

Faculty and staff

Meet the team from the Division of Hematology, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant.