Akash is originally from Grand Rapids, MI. He graduated with honors from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering, after which he spent a year completing a retinal neurophysiology research fellowship at the National Eye Institute. He is currently an MD candidate at Harvard Medical School.
While in college, Akash served as a peer tutor for Chemistry, Biology and Math. He was also a TA for Organic Chemistry Lab. At Cambridge Coaching, Akash enjoys tutoring chemistry, biology, mathematics, the ACT, and the GRE.
Akash is particularly interested in medical technology development, which he exposed himself to through various research, design and community-based service experiences in college.