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Rachel B.

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Physician & Research Faculty
Associate Professor, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Associate Professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of Washington
Sites of Practice
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center - South Lake Union
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center at UW Medical Center – Montlake

Photo: UW Medicine

Education, Training, Board Certifications 

  • M.D., Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
  • Residency, University of Maryland
  • Fellowship in Hematology-Oncology, National Institutes of Health 
  • Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Myeloproliferative diseases
  • Alternative donor transplant (haploidentical and cord blood)
  • Cancer survivorship 



Research and/or clinical interests 

Dr. Rachel Salit is a hematologist/oncologist who seeks ways to improve outcomes for patients undergoing stem cell transplant for myelofibrosis. Strategies have included pre-transplant ruxolitinib and optimizing alternative donor options. She also seeks to improve the quality of life of her patients by improving their return to work transition. She is developing support strategies to facilitate this stressful transition following cancer treatment.