Deepa Bhupali is from Cleveland, Ohio. She graduated from Georgetown University with a major in Sociology and a minor in Theology, while fulfilling pre-medical requirements and becoming a certified Emergency Medial Technician. After graduation, Deepa worked at the National Institutes of Health and specifically, she focused on Alzheimers disease, as part of the Geriatric Psychiatry Branch. Currently, Deepa is working at FasterCures, a non-profit “action” tank dedicated to accelerating the process of finding medical cures. This August, Deepa will begin medical school at Wright State University in Ohio.