- BBA, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
- MIS, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Mark Escher is a computer science major with special expertise in large data management. As the database administrator he over-sees the data storage and retrieval needs of the numerous multi-center studies directed by APPIL.
He has taken a leading role in the development and maintenance of software used in the multi-center trials management: DISPATCH and PVS. Mark also provides IT support within the department.