EPICS Subject Matter Champions
Originally from India, Ravi Tiwari is a sophomore in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University, pursuing a degree in Computer Science. He has been part of the EPICS program, during which he worked in the Dhaka Waste Management project. He can adapt to different cultures quickly and has a passion for solving real-life issues using engineering methods. As a member of the Student Advisory Board, Ravi will exchange ideas, provide feedback and suggestions to teams, and develop a synergy between team members to achieve the goals.”
Mark Bartolome is an accomplished combat medic in the Arizona National Guard. Through his medical military training, Mark is ACLS and PALS certified and can provide pre-hospital care in urban, wilderness, and combat environments. In 2020 and 2021, Mark served with the Task Force Medical Covid-19 Response team to test and vaccinate many people in the Phoenix Metropolitan area and in various Indian Reservations around Arizona. Mark also works as a clinical research assistant at the Arizona Research Center, collecting data and assessing patients undergoing investigational medications for clinical trials.