Chase Samsel, MD, FAAP

Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Office Phone: 617-632-6560
Appointment Phone: 617-632-6080
Fax: 617-632-5677
Preferred Contact Method: email


Treatment Centers
Clinical Interests
Pediatric palliative psychiatry, Medical-psychiatric illness, Complex chronic care, Psychodynamic psychotherapy, Psychosomatic medicine, Pediatrics and psychiatry interface, Self-hypnosis


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA  02215
Other Practice Locations
Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave.
221 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA  02115


Board Certifications
Pediatrics, 2012
Psychiatry, 2013
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry, 2013
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry
Brown University, Combined Program in Pediatrics/Adult Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry
Medical School
Medical College of Georgia, 2004

Dr. Samsel began training with an interest in holistic and complete care of seriously ill children and their families. Expertise in both physical and psychiatric medicine has enabled him to bridge understudied and underutilized pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions to improve the functioning and symptoms of these patients. 

Appointments & Second Opinions

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Harvard Medical Affiliate

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As a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, our physicians are passing on their expertise to the next generation of pediatric hematologists and oncologists.