Winston deemed April Resident of the Month

May 13, 2019

Emelia Winston, D.O., has been named Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine’s Resident of the Month for April, announced Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., vice dean for graduate medical education at the school.

Winston is completing her third year of the four-year obstetrics and gynecology residency at Marshall. She was nominated for Resident of the Month by her fellow residents for her leadership, teaching ability and exceptional knowledge.

Born in New York and raised in northern Virginia, Winston earned her medical degree from the Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate, Tennessee. She received her undergraduate degree from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

Winston is interested in joining a group practice upon completion of her residency in 2021. Winston has been a member of the Army National Guard since 2001, where she serves as a field grade medical officer. She is married with two daughters, ages 14 and 13. In her spare time, she likes to travel.

As part of her recognition, Winston received a plaque and designated parking spot.