Christopher Tedeschi

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Christopher Tedeschi
Workshop Instructor

Christopher Tedeschi, MD, MA, is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center and an emergency physician at NY Presbyterian Hospital. He is a member of the core teaching faculty of the NYP Emergency Medicine Residency and Fellow of the Academy of Wilderness Medicine. He has worked in disaster preparedness and education in India, Sri Lanka, the US and elsewhere with an interest in media coverage and communications during global health emergencies. His other activities include journalism and nonfiction media production, especially as related to medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University, his MD from Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and a Master's from the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins. Prior to medical school, he worked for HBO Documentaries. He lives in NYC.