Narjust Duma, MD, is a board-certified medical oncology physician and an Assistant Professor in the Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology and Palliative Care at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison. Dr Duma is a medical oncology physician at William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital in Madison.
She is the Founder of the Women in Medicine Group at Mayo Fellows Association/Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education. Dr Duma serves as Chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Chair of the Patient Education Committee at the Lung Cancer Research Foundation, and ad hoc reviewer for at least 8 peer-reviewed journals. She serves as an Investigator for the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group (ECOG). For her leadership, Dr Duma is the recipient of numerous awards including the Resident of the Year Award given by the National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) (2018), the Next-Generation Innovators Award given by HemOnc Today (2018), and the Rising Star Award given by the Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (2020).
Dr Duma has authored or coauthored at least 37 peer-reviewed journal articles and at least 1 book chapter. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, NHMA, the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, the American Association of Cancer Research, the American Medical Association, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Medical Women’s Association. Dr Duma’s clinical research focus includes thoracic cancer, including small cell and non-small cell lung cancer, thymic malignancies, and mesothelioma.
- Panelist: Health Equity Within Oncology