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Neyssa Marina

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 725 Welch Rd MC 5798 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 497-8953 Fax (650) 497-8959
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 723-5535
    Alternate Contact
    Tatiana Dehnad Administrative Assistant Tel Work 650-725-9250
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer> Sarcoma
  • Bone Sarcomas
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Oncology (Cancer), Pediatric
  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Administrative Appointments

  • Oncology Section Chief, Stanford University, Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology (2013 - present)
  • Associate Chief of Clinical Affairs, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2006 - 2011)
  • Director, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program, Stanford University (2000 - 2008)
  • Director of Hematology-Oncology Outpatient Clinic, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2000 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Alfa Omega Alfa Honor Society, Alfa Omega Alfa (1982)
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi (1979)
  • Magna Cum Laude-Antoine Lavoiser Chemistry Award, University of PR, Mayaguez Campus (1979)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Pediatric Oncology Specialty Steering Board, Epic (2014 - present)
  • External Advisory Board, CPRIT Baylor Osteosarcoma Grant (2013 - present)

Professional Education

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1987)
MS: Stanford University, Epidemiology (2011)
Fellowship: St Jude Children's Research Hospital TN (1989)
Internship: University Pediatric Hospital, Puerto Rico (1984)
Residency: University Pediatric Hospital, Puerto Rico (1986)
Board Certification: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, American Board of Pediatrics (1990)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

The main focus of my research is the development of new treatment strategies for patients with bone sarcoma.


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