Wellness bus connects doctors, patients in a real world setting – MassLive.com

Share Article

Dr. Sarah Perez McAdoo stands near the Baystate Health Wellness on Wheels bus, currently in use at Baystate Franklin Medical Center. (Don Treeger / The Republican) 1/14/2022
SPRINGFIELD — When Mary Marchese, a student at the University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School in Worcester, began working on a presentation about the Puerto Rican community in Springfield everything she had learned about the effects of community history and culture on a person’s overall health, became real.
“For me one of the most important aspects of this project was making it clear that the goal was to show how learning about history and reflecting on that history is important to medical education,” said Marchese, a Longmeadow native born at Baystate Medical Center.
Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission.
Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement, and Your California Privacy Rights (User Agreement updated 1/1/21. Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement updated 5/1/2021).
Cookie Settings
© 2022 Advance Local Media LLC. All rights reserved (About Us).
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local.
Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site.
Ad Choices


You might also like

Surviving 2nd wave of corona

Surviving The 2nd Wave of Corona

‘This too shall pass away’ this famous Persian adage seems to be defeating us again and again in the case of COVID-19. Despite every effort