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    Stephen E. Sallan, MD

     
    Stephen E. Sallan, MD

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    Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Center/Program

    Pediatric Hematologic Malignancies

    Office phone: 617-632-3316
    Appointment phone: 888-733-4662 (new); 617-632-3270 (established)
    Fax: 617-632-5511
    Email: stephen_sallan@dfci.harvard.edu

    Preferred contact method: office phone
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    Discipline

    Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

    Research Department

    Pediatric Oncology

    Interest

    Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)


    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    450 Brookline Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

    Biography

    Dr. Sallan received his MD from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1967. He completed residencies in pediatrics at the Boston Floating Hospital (1968), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1969), and the Hospital for Sick Children, London (1970). In 1972, he served as a fellow in pediatric oncology at Children's Hospital and DFCI, where he joined the staff in 1975. Since 1995, he has been the chief of staff at DFCI.

    Background

    Board Certification
    Pediatrics

    Fellowship
    Boston Children's Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1975

    Residency
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Hospital for Sick Children, London, England

    Internship
    New England Medical Center, 07/67 to 06/68

    Medical School
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1967

    Recent Awards

    • Distinguished Alumni Award, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 1997
    • James Carreras Prize for International Pediatrician of the Year, 1987