Valley-Wide Chief Medical Officer
Emelin was born and raised in the San Luis Valley and has worked here most of her career. She enjoys cooking and obtained a certificate in Culinary Arts and Wine from Cook Street in Denver, CO.
- University of New Mexico with degrees in Primary Care and Latin American Studies
- University of Colorado with Bachelors of Science in Nursing
- Certified in Family Practice with 25 years experience in primary care
Special Achievements / Awards:
- 2007 Recognized by CCHN for the diabetes collaborative initiative at VWHS
Emelin is a Family Nurse Practitioner, certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Her areas of special interest are Type 2 diabetes , women's health, continuous quality improvement and population health management