Oncology Division
Alphabetical list (active faculty):   
Carolina Salvador

Carolina Salvador, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine

Oncology Division

Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Integrative medicine
  • Cancer-related fatigue
  • Lymphedema
  • Cancer disparities


  • 314-273-3022 (office)
  • 314-362-7086 (fax)
  • Division of Oncology
    Mail Stop 8056-0029-11
    Washington University
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Room 11406, Mid Campus Center (office)


1989-1993 MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Post-graduate Training
1993-1996 Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
1996-1999 Geriatrics Research Fellow, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
2001-2004 Hematology/Oncology, University of Louisville
2013-2015 Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona
2017 Acupuncture, Helms Medical Institute, Baltimore, MD
Academic Positions & Employment
2005 Instructor, University of Louisville
2008-2011 Assistant Professor, University of Louisville
2012-2021 Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham
2022-present Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification
2007 Internal Medicine
2011 Medical Oncology
Honors & Awards
2005 ASCO Foundation Young Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology
2006 The Roger Herzig Junior Faculty Research Prize (1st Place), University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center Annual Retreat
2007 PepsiAmericas Young Faculty Investigator Award Research, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2010 Member of the Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Team awarded accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
2013 Rebecca Wood Service Award, New Light Breast Cancer Support Group
Editorial Responsibilities
2016 Ad Hoc Reviewer, Disparities & Disease
2017 Ad Hoc Reviewer, Journal of Palliative Care
National Scientific Panels
2013-2021 NCCN Cancer-Related Fatigue Guidelines Committee
2018-2020 Research Committee, Society of Integrative Oncology
2020-present SIO Health Equity & Inclusion Task Force
2021-present SIO Wellness Wednesday Task Force
2021-present SIO Acupuncture Task Force
Professional Societies & Organizations
2001-2019 American Society of Hematology
2001-present American Society of Clinical Oncology
2012-present Society for Integrative Oncology
2017-present American Academy of Medical Acupuncture