Emelin was born and raised in the San Luis Valley and has worked here most of her career. She is the Chief Medical Officer at Valley-Wide. Emelin is especially interested in Type 2 diabetes, women’s health, and continuous quality improvement and population health management.
Outside of the clinic, Emelin enjoys cooking. She obtained a certificate in Culinary Arts and Wine from Cook Street in Denver, CO.
University of New Mexico – Primary Care and Latin American Studies
University of Colorado – Bachelors of Science in Nursing
- 25+ year’s experience in primary care
- Family Practice
Recognized by CCHN for the diabetes collaborative initiative at Valley-Wide
2019 Nightingale Luminary recipient