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Science/Medicine

ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL NOTABLE ALUMNI Science/Medicine

Elliot Shee (W'30) Administrator. Field Director, American Red Cross Camp, Camp Pendleton

 

Dr. Eugene Kampaniez (W'3) Surgeon at Olive View San Sanitarium.

 

Eugene Borax (S'36) Geologist. Geologist at Union Carbide and Vice-President, MOBWINC

 

Dr. Hyman Swerdlow (W'40) Proctologist Treated Elizabeth Taylor and other stars

 

Dr. Fumio "Robert" Naka (S'40) Administrator. Under-Secretary of Space System, United States Air Force (1969-73) Director of Detection Instrumentation, Raytheon Corporation.

 

Dr. Max Negri (S'43) Orthopedic Surgeon. Developed back pain treatment

 

Max Fine (S'43) Administrator Executive Director, Committee on National Health

 

Percy Solotoy (S'46) Administrator. President, City-of-Hope

 

Dr. George Santisteban (’36) Professor. Taught Anatomy & Biology at USC, while also doing research on the heart. He helped pioneer the relationship between alcohol and heart disease, and was active in a conference/study program in Sweden, which ultimately lead to research in DNA.

 

Dr. Erma Benitez (S’66) Plastic Surgeon. Practices in the Wilshire District.

 

Dr. Eric Baldarama (S’66) General practice in the San Fernando Valley.