Salazar, Lupe

Principal Investigators
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology at the UW

Dr. Salazar is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Oncology at the University of Washington (UW). She is a member of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)/UW Cancer Consortium Breast Cancer and Gynecologic Cancer Program; and UW Cancer Vaccine Institute. Dr. Salazar completed medical school and Internal Medicine residency training at the University of Minnesota, and completed her fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology at the UW/FHCRC. Dr. Salazar is a translational investigator with expertise in clinical immunotherapy and has extensive experience in conducting investigator-initiated clinical research. She holds R21 and RO1 awards from the NIH/NCI to conduct novel immunotherapeutic studies. Dr. Salazar’s research is focused on the development of novel Phase I and II cancer vaccine studies for the treatment and/or prevention of breast cancer. In addition to her research studies, Dr. Salazar has an active breast oncology clinic at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.