Board certified in pediatric hematology/oncology and pediatrics by the
American Board of Pediatrics, Dr. Vonda Crouse joined Valley Children’s in
1987. With over 30 years’ clinical experience in pediatric oncology, she has
treated more than 3,000 children diagnosed with cancer.
Dr. Crouse has participated in Children’s Oncology Group (COG) since 1980
and serves as our COG principal investigator. She established the Central
Valley’s first pediatric oncology program, evolving into the program today.
Dr. Crouse is a member of several professional societies, including the
American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Society of Pediatric
Hematology and Oncology. She has published her work in professional
journals, including Pediatrics and the American Journal of Epidemiology.
Prior to joining Valley Children’s, Dr. Crouse was a pediatric oncologist at The
Children’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado, and assistant professor of pediatrics at
the University of Colorado Health Sciences.
A graduate of the University of Southern California, Dr. Crouse completed
her pediatric internship and residency at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
where she served as chief resident. She also did her fellowship in pediatric
hematology/oncology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
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