Dr. Chen is board-certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has received formal fellowship training in Integrative Medicine by the University of Arizona, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine in Tucson, Arizona with Dr. Andrew Weil’s program. She is also board certified in Integrative Medicine by the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine.
Dr. Chen graduated Summa Cum Laude, Provost Scholar and Alpha Omega Alpha from the Rochester Early Medical Scholars combined B.A.-M.D. degree program at University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Health and a Doctorate in Medicine with Distinction in Research.
From her years of clinical research at the National Institute of Health and numerous medical academic centers, she has accrued multiple scientific journal publications from her clinical research. She has also received multiple awards during her training from foundations such as the American Medical Women’s Association, American Academy of Dermatology and McGraw-Hill Company. As an Internal Medicine Resident at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, California, she received accolades in clinical research by the American College of Physicians.
She has been the medical director of several wellness clinics for various Silicon Valley corporations. She has also been medical advisors and consultants to multiple biotech companies in the past and has been a guest speaker for local hospitals for physicians’ continuing medical education grand rounds.
Dr. Chen has been on various TV show segments as a special medical expert guest, including, but are not limited to, Dr. Oz Show, The Doctors, News 12 New Jersey “To Your Health” news segment and Bay Area Kron 4 and ABC. Dr. Julie has been the exclusive in-house health and wellness physician for the highly-ranked weekly TV show “Days with Zahrah” on Kron 4 and ABC.
Dr. Chen was a recurring columnist for Townsend Letter magazine, a leading national alternative medicine magazine and Huffington Post Blogs. She is still writing for several websites, including but are not limited to, www.wemagazineforwomen.com.
She has been published as a medical expert in articles published in national magazines and websites including: Whole Living, Real Simple, Men’s Health, Arthritis Today, Natural Solutions magazine, Nutritional Outlook magazine, Creation magazine, Remedies magazine, To Your Health magazine, Acupuncture Today magazine, WISE magazine, BE! Beauty & Entertainment magazine, First For Woman magazine, www.suburbanwoman.com, www.everydayhealth.com and www.modebayarea.com, to name just a few.
Dr. Chen has been featured in numerous radio, newspaper and magazine interviews, including but are not limited to, San Francisco Bay Guardian newspaper for the week of February 23, 2011 edition, Dr. DeSilva’s show on www.HealthRadio.net, Aging without Limits radio show on www.webtalkradio.net, Flint Radio, Let’s Get Healthy Radio Show, Good News Health Show, Holistic with Carl Helvie Radio Show, The Natural Nurse and Dr. Z radio show on www.progressiveradionetwork.com, Herbally Yours radio show on WHPC FM 90.3, Natural Alternatives radio show on WUSB FM 90.1, Doctor On Call radio show, Martha Stewart’s Whole Living magazine, www.everydayhealth.com and Positive magazine.