Assistant Professor and Director of Didactic Education


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Dr. Nancy Winker, MD

Assistant Professor and Director of Didactic Education

Physician Assistant Studies

Gardner-Webb University






Family Medicine Residency, Wake Forest University

Doctor of Medicine, Wake Forest University

BS Biology, Davidson College


Clinical Practice Experience

Internal Medicine

Family Medicine

Emergency Medicine


Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians

North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians

North Carolina Medical Society

Rutherford County Medical Society

Physician Assistant Education Association



2011 "Better Use of Medications by Geriatric Veterans"

2009 Abigail Ann and the Santa Claus Plan, illustrator


Honors & Awards

1977 National Merit Scholar

1986 Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Award for academic excellence in female medical students

1986 Robert P. Vidinghoff Memorial Award for Family Practice