The Wright Center Hosts Roundtable Discussion: “Identifying Intergenerational Implications and Discovering Cross-Generational Solutions to Our Opioid Epidemic”

On Wednesday, May 2, The Wright Center hosted a community roundtable discussion focused on “Identifying Intergenerational Implications and Discovering Cross-Generational Solutions to Our Opioid Epidemic.” The panel of 25 stakeholders, including Pennsylvania Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller and Senator John Blake, convened at The Wright Center […] Read more »

Meet Rebecca Kenderes, Physician Assistant, The Wright Center for Primary Care Wilkes-Barre

Originally from the Poconos, Rebecca Kenderes recently returned to northeast Pennsylvania to practice at The Wright Center for Primary Care in Wilkes-Barre. She’s passionate about encouraging patients to become active partners in their healthcare, with a goal of preventing illness and making sure patients of all ages are consistently connected with healthcare throughout all stages […] Read more »

Meet Dr. Pranjal Boruah, Alumni of The Wright Center’s Internal Medicine Residency Program and Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

After attending Gauhati Medical College, a premiere Medical school in North –East India, Dr. Pranjal Boruah completed his residency and cardiovascular fellowship at The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education. Recently he returned to Northeast Pennsylvania and currently works as a Cardiologist at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. What inspired you to study medicine? Since childhood, […] Read more »

The Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) Initiative: Funding Residencies, Fueling Renewal, Generating Hope

Sustaining the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) funding is a vital step towards The Wright Center’s mission to continuously improve education and patient care in a collaborative spirit to enhance outcomes, access and affordability. Since the THCGME program’s inception in 2010, The Wright Center has been entrusted as a […] Read more »

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Internal Medicine Residency Named Elite Residency Program by the American College of Physicians

The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Internal Medicine Residency Program has been granted Elite status in the American College of Physicians (ACP) Recruit-a-Resident program during the 2017-2018 program year. As stated by the ACP, “Elite programs are recognized for supporting the education and the professional development of their residents.” Programs eligible for Elite status have upwards of […] Read more »

Meet Dr. Darleen Oleski, Lead Dentist, The Wright Center for Primary Care Mid Valley

Serving the underserved and alleviating fears of the dentist—Dr. Darleen Oleski aims to do both at The Wright Center’s recently expanded oral health clinic. In addition to her role at The Wright Center, Dr. Oleski operates a private practice and has been recently appointed Chairman of the Government Relations Committee of the Pennsylvania Dental Association. […] Read more »

Resident Spotlight: Dr. Rachel Gougian, National Family Medicine Resident, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Gougian is a second-year resident in The Wright Center’s National Family Medicine Residency program and is currently training at The Wright Center’s partner-site, Unity Health Care, in Washington, D.C. She, along with three of her second-year colleagues, already signed on to continue her career with Unity Health Care after she completes her residency training […] Read more »

Meet Dr. Keyur Mavani, Graduate of The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education’s Cardiology Fellowship

After attending Baroda Medical College in India, Dr. Keyur Mavani completed his residency and cardiovascular fellowship at The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education. He recently returned to Northeast Pennsylvania and currently works as a Cardiologist at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. In celebratiodn of heart health month, we had a chance to sit […] Read more »