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Each training year is broken down into 13 blocks of four weeks. Over three years, each fellow completes 18 blocks of research (bench or clinical) and 18 blocks of inpatient service. Typically, fellows complete 4 blocks at MetroHealth Medical Center, 4 blocks at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, and 10 blocks at University Hospitals (oncology consults, hematology consults, and BMT).

Below is the breakdown of a sample training schedule:

Block Schedule (4 week blocks) Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Oncology Consults 1 0 1
Hematology Consults 2 1 1
BMT 2 1 0
VA 2 1 0
MetroHealth 2 1 0
Outpatient Rotation 1 1 1
Research 2 7 9
Vacation 1 1 1
Total 13 13 13