Puneet Singh, MS
Puneet Singh is a current medical student at the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM). She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where she studied Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with a minor in psychology; she has since been conducting research in a variety of academic settings. Then she received her MS in Applied Molecular Biotechnology and prior to attending medical school, she worked at New England College of Optometry.
Puneet’s current interest in ophthalmology stems from her pursuit in viewing the human body as a whole and understanding the effects of systemic disease on every organ system.
Outside of her academic and research pursuits, Puneet enjoys traveling, hiking, baking, and dancing.
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