Hideko Yamauchi

Hideko Yamauchi, MD, FACS

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Director of Clinical Affairs, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center
Associate Member, Cancer Biology Program, Translational and Clinical Research, University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center

Academic Appointment(s):
Professor (Researcher), University of Hawaiʻi Cancer Center, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

MD, Juntendo University School of Medicine


Alpha Omega Alpha House Staff 2006 Honor Medical Society Alpha Chapter of Hawaiʻi


2012 September 19-21 - The 32nd European Society of Surgical Oncology, Best Video Award, ESSO 32 Congress, Valencia, Spain
2009 & 2010 - Finalist, International Ethic Research Initiative, (GSK)
2002 August - 2nd place, Resident Research Essay Contest Finals, American College of Surgeons, Hawaiʻi Chapter

Research Focus

Breast cancer, survivorship, genetics

Selected Publications

Yamauchi H, Toi M, Takayama S, Nakamura S, Takano T, Cui K, Campbell C, De Vos L, Geyer Jr C, Tutt A. (2023). Adjuvant olaparib in the subset of patients from Japan with BRCA1- or BRCA2-mutated high-risk early breast cancer from the phase 3 OlympiA trial. Breast Cancer. 30:596-605.

Komatsu H, Yagasaki K, Yamauchi H. (2018). Fertility Decision-Making Under Certainty and Uncertainty in Cancer Patients. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare. Mar; 15:40-45. doi:10.1016/j.srhc.2017.12.002. Epub 2017 Dec 7.

Yamauchi H, Okawa M, Yokoyama S, Nakagawa C, Yoshida R, Suzuki K, Nakamura S, Arai M. (2018). High Rate of Occult Cancer Found in Prophylactic Mastectomy Specimens Despite Thorough Pre-surgical Assessment with MRI and Ultrasound: Findings From the Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Registration 2016 in Japan. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 172 (3); 679-687: 2018 doi: 10. 1007/s10549-018-4953-1.

Yamauchi H, Nakagawa C, Fukuda T. (2017). Social impacts of the work loss in cancer survivors. Breast Cancer. Sep; 24 (5):694-701. doi:10.1007/s12282-017-0759-y. Epub 2017 Feb 16.

Natori A, Ogata T, Sumitani M, Kogure T, Yamauchi T, Yamauchi H. (2015) Potential Role of pNF-H, a Biomarker of Axonal Damage in the Central Nervous System, as a Predictive Marker of Chemotherapy-Induced Cognitive Impairment. Clin Cancer Res, 21(6):1348-52. Mar 15. Epub Jan 14, 2015.