Esther Lois Finney, formerly of Winfield, received her Doctor of Medicine degree in urology, graduating cum laude in Scientia Experimentali from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine on May 20 at the Aon Ballroom at Navy Pier in Chicago.
The distinction, cum laude in Scientia Experimentali, is given to students who are academically in the top half of the graduating class or who spent a full intensive fifth year in a research laboratory.
Finney began a five-year residency program at the Institute of Urology of Lahey Clinic on July 1 in Burlington, Mass.
She is a 2010 graduate of Winfield High School and a 2014 graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Her parents are Jim and Susan Finney, of Winfield.