Renato is a Peruvian ophthalmology resident at UH/CWRU. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University Medical School in 2021. He received his undergraduate B.S in Microbiology from Texas A&M University. During his time at college he was the president and founder of the Latin American Student Association and an officer of the International Student Association. He was also part of a research lab that studied the role and assembly of Nuclear Pore Complexes.