Roberto Martinez is currently a PhD student in Epidemiology and Biostatistics in the Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) in Cleveland, OH. He was born in Managua, Nicaragua, where he attended medical school at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN- Managua). After earning his MD, he served as the Medical Director for the Rural Primary Care program at AMOS Health & Hope, a not-for-profit organization that seeks to improve the health of rural communities in Nicaragua. Roberto then earned his MPH through the Central New York Master of Public Health program at SUNY Upstate Medical University and Syracuse University. In his current work at CWRU, Roberto remains involved in health promotion through the FreshLink Ambassador program at the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods in Cleveland, Ohio. He also serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of AMOS Health & Hope.