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Joseph Kamel Salama

Professor of Radiation Oncology
Radiation Oncology
Box 3085, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710
201 Trent Drive, Box 3085, Durham, NC 27710


I have the privilege to be the Chief of the Durham VA Radiation Oncology Service, where I care for veterans who have served our country. I am a dedicated educator, serving as the Residency Program Director for the Duke Radiation Oncology Residency Program.  I am also a cancer researcher developing novel treatment techniques for patients with head and neck cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer, and those limited metastatic disease, and integration of these treatments with drug therapies.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Radiation Oncology · 2018 - Present Radiation Oncology, Clinical Science Departments
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute · 2016 - Present Duke Cancer Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

Baylor, College of Medicine · 2001 M.D.