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MD Student, School of Medicine

Chris Puntasecca

Lead Learning Consultant, Academic Skills Education
Peer Academic Coach

Chris (he/him) is a fourth-year MD student at the School of Medicine. He is interested in pursuing a career in Emergency Medicine. Chris graduated in May 2019 from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, where he double-majored in chemistry and classics. While at Holy Cross, Chris was a four-year varsity athlete and competed as a pole vaulter and decathlete on the track & field team. Through this experience, he saw the unique demands placed on student-athletes as well as the challenges involving time management while balancing training, competition, and class work. By working as a Peer Academic Coach and Lead Learning Consultant, Chris hopes to engage with current students and assist them in navigating some of these challenges during their undergraduate and graduate careers. 

Academic Coaching Appointments with Chris

Academic Coaching (Virtual)       


BS - Chemistry, College of the Holy Cross
BA - Classics, College of the Holy Cross

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