Tufia C. Haddad, M.D.

  1. Oncologist

Tufia C. Haddad, M.D., is a medical oncologist, with specialty interest in precision medicine in breast cancer. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Multidisciplinary treatment of breast cancer — including all stages and molecular subtypes of disease.
  • Care of patients receiving protocol-directed treatment on a clinical trial.
  • Cancer symptom control and survivorship care.
  • Complex cancer care coordination with consulting services — integrative medicine, palliative medicine, women’s health clinic, cancer psychology, medicine subspecialties, etc.
  • Complex cancer care coordination with patients' primary care provider and/or local oncology team.
  • Promoting patients' understanding of their cancer and empowering them to become partners in managing their health.
  • Identifying novel strategies to transform cancer care with connected health and cognitive computing solutions.

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Haddad is active in research and education, providing mentorship to medical students, residents and fellows. She authors expert content and publishes in high-impact scientific journals.

Dr. Haddad is the Chair of the Breast Medical Oncology practice and also serves as Chair of Information Technology for the Department of Oncology.

  1. Breast cancer
  1. Therapeutic Program
  • Breast cancer
  • Experimental therapeutics and clinical trials for breast cancer
  • Breast cancer survivorship
  • Cognitive computing and connected health
  1. 2007
    Fellow - Hematology, Oncology and TransplantationUniversity of Minnesota
  2. 2004
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2001
    MDCreighton University School of Medicine
  4. 1995
    BS - BiologyMarquette University
    Certificate - Certificate in Clinical and Translational ScienceCCaTS Postdoctoral Program


  1. 2008
    Medical OncologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Reconocimientos y distinciones

  1. 2017
    Best DoctorsMinnesota Monthly
  2. 2016
    Best Doctors Minnesota Monthly
  3. 2015
    Best Doctors Minnesota Monthly
  4. 2013
    Excellence in TeachingInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  5. 2008
    Department of Medicine Educational Excellence AwardUniversity of Minnesota
  6. 2004
    Senior Medical Resident Teaching AwardMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  7. 2003
    ACE Award for resident excellenceMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 2000
    Alpha Omega AlphaCreighton University School of Medicine
  9. 1999
    Aesculapian Student Humanitarian Award NomineeCreighton University School of Medicine
  10. 1998
    Aesculapian Student Humanitarian Award RecipientCreighton University School of Medicine
  11. 1995
    Phi Beta Kappa - National Honor SocietyMarquette University
  12. 1995
    Magna Cum LaudeMarquette University

Membresía en asociaciones profesionales

  1. 2017 - present
    Oncology Practice ChampionCenter for Connected Care
  2. 2017
    Scientific ReviewerDepartment of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program
  3. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Cancer Research
  4. 2015 - present
    Physician SponsorCenter for Innovation, Living Past Cancer
  5. 2014 - present
    Physician SponsorIBM/Watson Health Collaboration
  6. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center, Cancer Survivorship Standards Council
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center, Breast Cancer Standards Council
  8. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  9. 2012 - 2015
    MemberScientific Program Committee, American Society of Clinical Oncology
  10. 2012 - present
    ChairMayo Clinic, Medical Oncology, Outpatient Breast Clinic
  11. 2012 - present
    MemberWomen's Cancer Program, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  12. 2012 - present
    MemberThe Translational Breast Cancer Research Consortium
  13. 2012 - present
    MemberAlliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
  14. 2010 - 2012
    Core Faculty MemberInternal Medicine Residency Program, University of Minnesota
  15. 2010 - 2015
    Board of DirectorsSusan G. Komen For the Cure Foundation, MN Affiliate
  16. 2010 - 2012
    DirectorInpatient Hematology/Oncology Rotation for Residents, University of Minnesota
  17. 2010 - 2012
    Faculty AdvisorInternal Medicine Residency Program, University of Minnesota
  18. 2010 - 2012
    Operating DirectorU of MN Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology Inpatient Units, University of Minnesota
  19. 2009 - 2012
    MemberInterdisciplinary Supportive Care Team, University of Minnesota
  20. 2008 - 2010
    ChairInterdisciplinary Breast Cancer Team, University of Minnesota
  21. 2007 - 2012
    MemberCancer Protocol Review Committee, University of Minnesota
  22. 2007 - 2012
    MemberHematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Committee, University of Minnesota
  23. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
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Actividades de investigación

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