Mark graduated from Duke University in May 2012 with a B.A. in Public Policy and a focus in health policy. In the summer before his senior year Mark worked for Acute Long Term Hospital Association, a Washington, DCbased trade association. In his senior year at Duke, he was a research assistant to a professor and studied hospice in Medicare. In the summer prior to interning at the Forum, Mark worked in Congressman Bill Cassidy’s (LA-7) office, helping with various healthcare projects and constituent correspondence on health issues.