BJ Rimel, MD

Gynecologic Oncology

BJ Rimel, MD is gynecologic oncologist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai.  She joined  the department after completing her fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. 

Dr. Rimel graduated cum laude with distinction in research from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York, with a bachelor’s in microbiology and immunology, earned her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine in Durham, North Carolina and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.

Dr. Rimel’s research interests focus on determining the best ways to treat and manage gynecologic cancers, particularly endometrial and ovarian cancer.  She has written numerous articles on gynecologic oncology for publications that include Gynecologic Oncology, OBG Management, the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cancer Epidemiology and Biomarkers in Prevention as well as book chapters and on-line material.

She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.