Brenda J. Weigel, MD, MSc

Brenda J. Weigel, MD, MSC

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada


  • University of Western Ontario, London, Canada


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Other Education

  • University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (Master's in Nutritional Sciences)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • Fellow of the Royal Collegeof Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCP(C))

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012, 2013, 2016-2019)
  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2016-2018)
  • Best Doctors in America (2009-2010)
  • Alexander Charles Jundt Research Award (2005)
  • University Pediatrics Foundation Scholar Award, University of Minnesota (2003)
  • Translational Research Award, Children's Oncology Group (2002)
  • Young Investigator Award, Children's Oncology Group (2000, 2001)


  • Participant, NIH/NCI Pediatric Pre-clinical Testing Program, COG Disease Committee Liaison Advisory Council (2006)
  • Member, Advisory Board for Pediatric Sarcoma, American Society of Clinical Oncology (2008)
  • Member of AACR Pediatric Oncology Task Force (2009)

Academic Information

Associate Professor

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