Julia Bensimon grew up in Weston, CT. She received her BA in Neuroscience and Spanish from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine in 2013. She then attended Columbia University where she earned her MD in 2019. After medical school, she came out west and completed her pediatrics residency at University of Washington / Seattle Children’s in 2022. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, hiking, skiing, and traveling.