Salley G Pels, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology / Oncology); Associate Director, Yale Hemostasis Center

Clinical Interests

  • Blood Coagulation Disorders
  • Blood Platelet Disorders
  • Blood Protein Disorders
  • Hemophilia B
  • Hematologic Diseases
  • Hematology
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hemorrhagic Disorders
  • Medical Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Purpura, Thrombocytopenic
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • von Willebrand Diseases
  • Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
  • Thrombophilia
  • Blood Coagulation Disorders, Inherited

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Pediatrics: Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Yale Cancer Center: Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Program

Yale Medicine

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Lymphoid Leukemia A Phase 2 Study of the JAK1/JAK2 Inhibitor Ruxolitinib With Chemotherapy in Children With De Novo High-Risk CRLF2-Rearranged and/or JAK Pathway-Mutant Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Pediatrics Risk-based, Response-adapted, Phase II Open-label Trial of Nivolumab + Brentuximab Vedotin (N + Bv) for Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults With Relapsed/Refractory (R/R) CD30 + Classic Hodgkin Lymphoma (cHL) After Failure of First-line Therapy, Followed by Brentuximab + Bendamustine (Bv + B) for Participants With a Suboptimal Response (CheckMate 744: CHECKpoint Pathway and Nivolumab Clinical Trial Evaluation)
Anus, Bladder, Breast - Female, Breast - Male, Cervix Uteri, Colon, Corpus Uteri, Esophagus, Eye and Orbit, Kidney, Larynx, Lip, Oral Cavity and Pharynx, Liver, Lung, Melanoma, skin, Other Digestive Organ, Other Endocrine System, Other Female Genital, Other Male Genital, Other Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs, Other Skin, Other Urinary, Ovary, Pancreas, Prostate, Rectum, Small Intestine, Soft Tissue, Stomach, Thyroid, Pediatrics A Randomized Phase 3 Study of Vincristine, Dactinomycin, Cyclophosphamide (VAC) Alternating With Vincristine and Irinotecan (VI) Versus VAC/VI Plus Temsirolimus (TORI, Torisel, NSC# 683864) in Patients With Intermediate Risk (IR) Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS)
Other Male Genital, Ovary Active Surveillance, Bleomycin, Carboplatin, Etoposide, or Cisplatin in Treating Pediatric and Adult Patients With Germ Cell Tumors
Brain and Nervous System, Pediatrics A Clinical and Molecular Risk-Directed Therapy for Newly Diagnosed Medulloblastoma
Leukemia, other A Phase I, Open-label, Adaptive Dose-escalation, Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Tolerability, Safety, Pharmacokinetics, and Anti-tumor Activity of ADCT-402 in Patients With Relapsed or Refractory B-cell Lineage Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL)
Bones and Joints, Brain and Nervous System, Eye and Orbit, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Kidney, Leukemia, other, Liver, Lymphoid Leukemia, Myeloid and Monocytic Leukemia, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Other Digestive Organ, Other Endocrine System, Other Female Genital, Other Male Genital, Other Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs, Other Skin, Other Urinary, Ovary, Small Intestine, Soft Tissue, Pediatrics The Project: Every Child Protocol: A Registry, Eligibility Screening, Biology and Outcome Study
Other Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs, Pediatrics Effects of Dexrazoxane Hydrochloride on Biomarkers Associated With Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure After Cancer Treatment (HEART)
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Pediatrics A Randomized Phase II Trial of Brentuximab Vedotin, or Crizotinib in Combination With Chemotherapy for Newly Diagnosed Patients With Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL)
Soft Tissue, Pediatrics Radiation Therapy With or Without Combination Chemotherapy or Pazopanib Hydrochloride Before Surgery in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Non-Rhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcomas That Can Be Removed by Surgery
Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Pediatrics A Randomized Phase III Study of Brentuximab Vedotin (SGN-35) for Newly Diagnosed High-Risk Classical Hodgkin Lymphoma (cHL) in Children and Adolescents
Bones and Joints, Pediatrics Combination Chemotherapy With or Without Ganitumab in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma
Leukemia, not otherwise specified, Pediatrics Combination Chemotherapy in Treating Young Patients With Newly Diagnosed High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Brain and Nervous System, Pediatrics Maintenance Chemotherapy or Observation Following Induction Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy in Treating Younger Patients With Newly Diagnosed Ependymoma
Brain and Nervous System, Pediatrics Biomarkers in Tumor Tissue Samples From Patients With Newly Diagnosed Neuroblastoma or Ganglioneuroblastoma
Lymphoid Leukemia, Pediatrics Neuropsychological and Behavioral Testing in Younger Patients With Cancer
Leukemia, not otherwise specified, Pediatrics Risk-Stratified Randomized Phase III Testing of Blinatumomab in First Relapse of Childhood B-Lymphoblastic Leukemia (B-ALL)
Brain and Nervous System, Phase I, Pediatrics A Study Comparing Two Carboplatin Containing Regimens for Children and Young Adults With Previously Untreated Low Grade Glioma

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Salley G Pels, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Pediatric Hematology & OncologySmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Pediatric Specialty CenterPark Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Mailing Address
Pediatric Hematology & OncologyPO Box 208064
New Haven, CT 06520-8064