Dr. Julie Taguchi

Founder, Oncologist, Author

Welcome to the About Page of the Dr. Julie Taguchi Scholarship for Healthcare Students. Our scholarship is named in honor of Dr. Julie Taguchi, a distinguished hematology oncologist renowned for her expertise in breast cancer treatment. Dr. Taguchi’s commitment to advancing patient care and her pioneering research in the field of estrogen’s impact on quality of life for breast cancer survivors serve as the inspiration behind this scholarship.

At the Dr. Julie Taguchi Scholarship for Healthcare Students, we are dedicated to supporting undergraduate students who are passionate about pursuing careers in healthcare. Our mission is to recognize and empower the next generation of healthcare professionals by providing financial assistance and encouragement on their educational journey. Through our annual essay contest, we aim to identify and reward students who demonstrate exceptional dedication, compassion, and innovation in the healthcare field.

Join us in honoring Dr. Taguchi’s legacy and shaping the future of healthcare. Explore our website to learn more about the scholarship, application process, and how you can contribute to making a meaningful impact in the healthcare industry. Thank you for your interest in the Dr. Julie Taguchi Scholarship for Healthcare Students.

Dr. Julie Taguchi

  • Education: Dr. Julie Taguchi earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Mount Saint Mary’s College, where she graduated as Valedictorian. She then pursued her medical degree at the University of Southern California, followed by a residency in Internal Medicine at Kaiser Foundation Hospital.
  • Experience: With over three decades of experience in the field of healthcare, Dr. Taguchi has held various positions, including roles in hematology oncology, urgent care, and emergency medicine. She currently serves as a Hematology and Oncology Staff Physician, where she continues to make significant contributions to patient care and research.
  • Achievements:
    • Co-author of “Sex, Lies, and Menopause,” a seminal work addressing critical issues in women’s health.
    • Principal Investigator for pioneering clinical studies on Physiologic Restoration, contributing to advancements in breast cancer treatment.
    • Honored with numerous awards and recognitions, including being named Valedictorian of her college class, receiving the Outstanding Contribution award during medical school, and being recognized as a Community Honored Physician in Santa Barbara in 2004.
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