About IvyWise

The IvyWise Team

Eric Y.

IvyWise Master Tutor

B.A., B.S., Northwestern University
M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine

Eric specializes in preparation for the ACT, SAT Subject Tests in Math I and Math II, Physics, Biology, and Chemistry, AP Calculus AB and BC, AP Biology, AP Environmental Science and Psychology, and academic support for biology, physics, chemistry, English, and math.

Eric has over a decade of tutoring and test prep experience in math, sciences, and standardized test prep. As a tutor, Eric’s ultimate goal is to equip his students with skills and tools that will not only help them excel on their immediate exams, but also in their future endeavors.

Before joining IvyWise, Eric worked as a college counselor and tutor, preparing both parents and students for the college admissions process. He has edited hundreds of personal statements for college and graduate school admissions (Medicine, Nursing, and Dental) and has served on the admissions committee at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. He is also a Content Writer for an organization that creates board exam questions for medical licensing exams.

Eric’s education and career path embodies his interests and love for science & travel. Since receiving his BA and BS from Northwestern University with a double major in Biological Sciences and Communication Sciences & Disorders, Eric ventured to Chicago for his MD to study at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Eric is currently in sunny California as a resident physician in Internal Medicine at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, a country hospital affiliated with Stanford University.

During his time in California, Eric is also conducting outcomes research in the field of transplant hepatology at Stanford during his free time. Eric’s ultimate career goal is to become a transplant hepatologist at a major academic medical center.