Brightwood House, the Learning Community for all PURCH students, is based at the Baystate campus but has community spaces on both campuses.
With six faculty mentors and about 100 students, it is an especially close group.
Your Learning Community Mentors
Photo: (L to R) Sam Borden, Jackie Wu, Beth Eagleson, Eric Churchill. Missing are Rohini Harvey,
Samuel Borden, MD: Classes of 2024, 2023
Eric Churchill, MD, MPH - Head of House: Classes of 2026, 2025, 2024, 2023
Elizabeth Eagleson, MD: Classes of 2024, 2023
Rohini Harvey, MD: Classes of 2026, 2025
Molly Senn-McNally, MD: Classes of 2026, 2025
Jacqueline Wu, MD: Classes of 2026, 2025, 2024, 2023
Sarah Perez McAdoo, MD, MPH, Director of Health Equity Education and Practice, UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 2001
- MPH, Harvard School of Public Health, 2006
- Commonwealth Fund Harvard University Fellowship in Minority Health Policy, 2006
Dr. McAdoo is a public health physician involved in public policy, systems change, community building, and creating partnerships to improve adolescent health outcomes. She is the Co-Founder of the Youth Empowerment Adolescent Health Network (YEAH! Network).
Director of Student Affairs, PURCH Track
Eric Churchill, MD, MPH
Catherine Carr, MLIS
Lamar Soutter Library, UMass Chan Medical School, Worcester.
Bridget Gunn, MSLS
Health Sciences Library, UMass Chan-Baystate, Springfield.
Faculty and Advisors