Born and raised in Massachusetts, Christopher Teng graduated from Princeton University with an A.B. in Molecular Biology and will be graduating in 2018 from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. During medical school, Christopher cultivated an interest in patient and trainee education through Perelman’s medical education certificate program, curriculum feedback committees, and engagement in medical student government. He is excited to be applying into pediatrics residency this year and hopes to become an academic pediatric specialist. His other interests include dance and the intersection of art and medicine.