The Dean’s Office is pleased to announce that Vanda Barbosa has been named Distinguished Staff of the Month for June.
Barbosa is a medical interpreter who joined our community in 1997 who provides interpreter services in Portuguese and Cape Verdean Creole for our clinicians and their patients.
Her nominators say, “Vanda exemplifies the spirit, attitude and values that make BMC and BUSM a special place to work and receive treatment and care. She is a model in professionalism and humanism.”
The nomination states, “Time and time again she has made my job as a pediatrician more impactful through her thoughtful mentorship (of me) and a kind loving presence for families in need.”