Naomi Fujioka, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

Naomi Fujioka

Contact Info

Office Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 480
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Sarah Strommer

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Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation

Medical Oncologist

Medical School, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Dr. Fujioka is a Medical Oncologist specializing in thoracic and head/neck malignancies. Her research is focused on developing food-based chemoprevention against tobacco and environmental carcinogens. Dr. Fujioka also acts as site Principal Investigator for cancer therapy clinical trials. She joined the faculty in 2011 after completing all of her training at the University of Minnesota.


  • Thoracic malignancies
  • Head and neck malignancies
  • Lung cancer chemoprevention

Awards & Recognition

  • “Top Doctors in Minnesota”, Minnesota Monthly Magazine (2019, 2020)
  • “Top Doc”, Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine (2018, 2019)
  • “Rising Star,” Minneapolis/St.Paul Magazine (2016, 2017)

Professional Associations

  • Co-Director, HOT Division 7D Clinical Services
  • Member, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Member, American Association for Cancer Research


Research Summary/Interests

  • Lung cancer chemoprevention
  • Tobacco carcinogens and carcinogenesis
  • Food-based chemoprevention of tobacco-related lung cancer



  • Cancer
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

Lung Cancer; Lung Cancer Chemoprevention; Head and Neck Cancer