Dr. Wanda L Salzer MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Wanda Salzer is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in New Orleans, Louisiana. She received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Education & Medical Training

Keesler Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1993–1996

National Capital Consortium
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1996–1999

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

LA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Phase 2 randomized, flexible crossover, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial of the farnesyltransferase inhibitor tipifarnib in children and young adults with neurofibromatosis type 1 and progressive plexiform neurofibromas.
Widemann, B. C.,Dombi, E.,Gillespie, A.,Wolters, P. L.,Belasco, J.,Goldman, S.,Korf, B. R.,Solomon, J.,Martin, S.,Salzer, W.,Fox, E.,Patronas, N.,Kieran, M. W.,Perentesis, J. P.,Reddy, A.,Wright, J. J.,Kim, A.,Steinberg, S. M.,Balis, F. M.

18-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) evaluation of nodular lesions in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 and plexiform neurofibromas (PN) or malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST).
Meany, H.,Dombi, E.,Reynolds, J.,Whatley, M.,Kurwa, A.,Tsokos, M.,Salzer, W.,Gillespie, A.,Baldwin, A.,Derdak, J.,Widemann, B.

Plasma Methotrexate, Red Blood Cell Methotrexate, and Red Blood Cell Folate Values and Outcome in Children With Precursor B-acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Report From the Children's Oncology Group.
Salzer, W.L., Winick, N.J., Wacker, P., Lu, X., Devidas, M., Shuster, J.J., Mahoney, D.H., Lauer, S.J., Camitta, B.M.

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