Freda Salley, Clinical Research Assistant

Freda Salley is a Clinical Research Assistant for CAG and at the Division of Orthopedics at CHOP. She joined CAG in April 2011, recruiting patients and their families in order to obtain DNA samples for research studies of complex pediatric disorders, while maintaining a database for Orthopedics. Prior to joining us, she spent many years in pharmaceutical research. Her move to CAG was prompted by the goal of making a positive difference for children in the future.

Freda recently completed her Bachelors’ Degree in Art and Liberal Studies, and her Masters’ in Art and Liberal Studies (2014). Her Masters included several courses in Psychology and the Sciences, which are instrumental in her current position.


CAG Publications*

*(Please note that publications are updated intermittently and may not be completely up-to-date)

Whole Exome Sequencing of Familial Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Uncovers Novel Mutations.
Dormans JP, Sasson A, Salley FJ, Kim CE, Deliard S, Talarico J, Chiavacci RM, Hakonarson H, Grant SFA.
TBD. 2015 Jun.