Director, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Dr. Escalon earned his medical degree from University of El Salvador Medical School. He served his residency at Miami Children's Hospital, and was appointed chief resident in 1974. Dr. Escalon completed his fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology at Miami Children's Hospital and is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology-oncology. Dr. Escalon has also served since 1990 as Principal MCH Investigator for the Children’s Oncology Group, a prestigious cancer research organization in which MCH holds membership status.