Elise Wilson, MD



Undergraduate School: Yale University  
Medical School: 
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
PubMed name(s): Elise Wilson


Why did you choose WashU for your residency?
I chose WashU for the phenomenal training, the passion for comprehensive women’s healthcare, and the warmth of the program. The outstanding surgical education, complex pathologies, high-acuity care, and diverse patient population coupled with the supportive, collaborative, and welcoming nature of the people here provided everything I was looking for.

What do you like best about being a resident at WashU?
The people! WashU is an incredibly warm and supportive program. Everyone here is so talented and committed to caring for our patient population. It is an amazing environment to grow in and learn from.

What are your career goals/interests?
I look forward to pursuing a fellowship after residency in a gynecologic subspecialty and practicing in an academic medical setting.

Awards & Honors

2019: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
2015-2019: Perelman 21st Century Scholar


Hometown: San Diego, CA
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

What do you do outside of work?
Outside of work you can find me exploring STL’s incredible food and drink scene, wandering through Forest Park with my boyfriend, spending time with my co-residents, and practicing yoga.

Fun fact:
I have been an alpine skier since age 3.