Renee Nilan, MD Title: Emergency Medicine Physician Education: Wayne State School of Medicine Expertise: Emergency Medicine Board-certified in Emergency MedicineAttending physician at SHBH Canton Emergency DepartmentAmerican Academy of Emergency Medicine Fellow Experience Renee Nilan, MD, is an emergency medicine physician based in southeast Michigan. She is passionate about working with medical students in resident education and encouraging them to be active participants in their health. Dr. Nilan advocates for lifestyle as medicine. In her own life, she eats a primarily plant-based diet and regularly goes running on the trails. She hopes to inspire others to be fully engaged in their health. In addition to being a physician, Dr. Nilan is also a certified Health Coach through the National Society of Health Coaches. Every person seeking health care has a right to understand their medical issue and the treatment options available.-Dr. Renee Nilan Education Dr. Nilan received her Bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and her Doctorate of Medince from the Wayne State School of Medicine. She also earned her MBA from Saginaw Valley State University. About Health Health.com, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for empathetic, trustworthy, and actionable health and wellness information so you can make the best choice for your health. We reach more than 9 million readers a month. We ensure the accuracy of our content by relying on seasoned health journalists, credentialed medical professionals and thorough fact checkers. Learn more about us and our editorial process.