Joseph L. Kelley, MD

Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Division Chief, Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Investigator, Magee-Womens Research Institute Assistant Director, Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship


Dr. Kelley’s research interests center around application of clinical trials for the treatment of gynecologic and breast malignancies. Dr. Kelley serves as the Co-Principal Investigator of the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG). Additionally, he serves as a PI on a number of studies with application of traditional as well as novel therapeutic approaches to malignancies. Dr. Kelley’s area of surgical interest includes the application of sentinel node technology to gynecologic malignancies.

Dr. Kelley has strong collaborative ties with Magee-Womens Research Institute as well as the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Center and works with colleagues in area of interest such as DNA repair in breast and gynecologic malignancies as well as investigating the role of application of pharmacokenetics to these malignancies.