Aminah Jatoi, MD
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Professor of oncology and the Betty J. Foust, M.D. and Parents’ Professor of Oncology at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

Dr. Aminah Jatoi primarily cares for patients with gastrointestinal and gynecological malignancies. Her research focuses on supportive care issues in cancer patients. The author of over 300 publications, she seeks to mitigate side effects of cancer treatment as well as anxiety and other distressing symptoms with a special emphasis on older patients. Her research has been funded by the National Cancer Institute and various foundations.

She also serves on the editorial boards for the Journal of Clinical Oncology, American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, Journal of Cancer Education, Journal of Geriatric Oncology and Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

In addition to her clinical and research activities, Dr. Jatoi is active in education. She has been recognized with several teaching awards, including Teacher of the Year. She is the director and principal investigator on a Mayo Clinic junior faculty training program funded by the National Cancer Institute and provides mentorship to many residents, fellows and junior faculty.