Christine S. Walsh, MD, MS

Director, Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program
Attending Physician, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Christine S. Walsh, MD, MS is Director of the Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program and a gynecologic oncologist and research scientist with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. 

Dr. Walsh's primary clinical and research interests include the molecular and genetic determinants of ovarian cancer behavior. Her research is focused on identifying novel therapeutic targets for the treatment of chemoresistant malignancies.  She has received funding from the Lee Kaplan Ovarian Cancer Foundation, the Berlex Foundation Scholar Award in Basic Science Research, the Pacific Ovarian Cancer Research Consortium, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the Department of Defense Ovarian Cancer Research Program to support her research efforts.

Dr. Walsh is a Diplomat of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology.  She is a member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, American Association for Cancer Research and American Society of Clinical Oncology. Her studies have been published in peer-reviewed journals, including the Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, Clinical Cancer Research, and the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Dr. Walsh earned her bachelor's degree from Stanford University and her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, a gynecologic oncology fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Walsh earned a master's of science degree in clinical research from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.