Nobuko Hijiya, MD

Attending Physician, Oncology; Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Special Interests

Leukemia (ALL, AML, CML), lymphoma, clinical trials, cancer survivorship

Research Interests

Leukemia; lymphoma; experimental therapeutics; survivorship

Languages Spoken


Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society of Hematology, Children�s Oncology Group

Medical School

Niigata University School of Medicine, Niigata, Japan, 1984

Postgraduate Training

Chief Residency in pediatrics, New York University Medical Center, 1998-1999; Fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1995-1998; Residency in pediatrics, New York University Medical Center, 1994-1995; Research fellow, University of Pennsylvania, 1991-1994, and at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 1989-1991; Residency in pediatrics, National Medical Center, Tokyo, 1984-1988


Board certified in: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, General Pediatrics

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