Oncology Division

Melissa A. Reimers, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Oncology Division
Medical Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer

Research Interests

  • Clinical trial development
  • Precision medicine
  • Immunotherapy


  • 314-747-7401 (phone)
  • Room 11605 Mid Campus Center (office)
  • Campus Box 8056
    Washington University Medical School
    660 South Euclid Avenue
    St. Louis, MO 63110


2004-2008 BA in Biology and Germanic Languages and Literatures, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2009-2013 MD, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Post-graduate Training
2013-2016 Internal Medicine Residency, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2016-2019 Hematology/Oncology Fellowship, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Academic Positions & Employment
2008-2009 Research Assistant, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (PI: Ellen Li, MD, PhD)
2019-present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
University & Hospital Appointments & Committees
2016-2019 University of Michigan Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program Evaluation Committee
Board Certification
2016 American Board of Internal Medicine
2019 Hematology and Oncology, board eligible
Honors & Awards
2013 American College of Physicians Coy D. Fitch, M.D., Book Award, for outstanding ethical and humanitarian qualities
2013 Morton M. Weber Memorial Book Award in Infectious Diseases, for excellence in the study of Infectious Diseases
2013 Rodney M. Coe Distinction in Community Service
2015 James A. Bryan Award for Clinical Excellence
2016 Ney Award, for commitment to academic excellence, compassion, and an inspirational effect on others
2016 Farmer Award, for compassion and good bedside manner
2018-2019 Elsa U. Pardee Foundation Fellow
2018 AACR/ASCO Vail Methods in Clinical Cancer Research Workshop
2018 Elected to Michigan Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)
2019 Mark Roth Memorial Award
Professional Societies
2012-present Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2016-present American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)