Andre earned a BA in Middle East Studies and a BA chemistry from Brown University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude in 2018. During college, Andre discovered a passion for chemistry, in particular organic and quantum chemistry. He put those passions to work tutoring and TAing organic chemistry for three semesters. When not in class, Andre spent most of his time volunteering for a social advocacy organization at the Rhode Island Hospital. He is currently a neurology researcher with the Global Neurology Research Group at Mass General Hospital and coordinates clinical research projects in the US, the Republic of Guinea, and Tanzania.
Andre grew up in Lincoln Massachusetts, where he spent his days swimming competitively and hanging out with friends. He is currently located in Central Square, enjoying a two year break before medical school. Although he doesn't swim as much as he used to, he still spends most of his time with friends.