15 Area Students Each Receive $1,000
MELROSE PARK, Ill. â The auxiliary and medical staff of Gottlieb Memorial Hospital awarded annual scholarships of $1,000 each to 10 high school graduates of 2011 and five college students. A separate scholarship was awarded to Derek Rogaz of Chicago by Dilip Patel, MD, and his wife, Krishna Patel, MD, who both practice medicine at Gottlieb. Rogaz, a graduate of Guerin Prep High School is now attending Loyola majoring in pre-medicine. All students were selected on the basis of grades and interest in medical careers. Gottlieb 2011 High School Graduating Senior Scholarship Recipients: Miriam Cano of Bellwood, a graduate of Proviso West now at Triton College majoring in sonography. Nicholas Dawson of Bensenville, a graduate of Fenton now at the University of Kentucky majoring in pre-medicine. Audrey Del Giudice of Schiller Park at the University of Dayton majoring in pre-medicine. Samantha Ferguson of Darien now at Saint Xavier University majoring in nursing. Theresa Gonzales of Chicago now at Resurrection University majoring in nursing. Caitlin Hodes of Oak Park, a graduate of Oak Park-River Forest High School now at Tulane University majoring in biology. Royal Alyce Johnson of Melrose Park, a graduate of Proviso East now at Bradley University majoring in nursing. Mary Kasza of Chicago, a graduate of Guerin Prep High School, now at University of Illinois at Chicago majoring in pharmacy. Emma Lambert of Elmwood Park, a graduate of Elmwood Park High School now at the University of Illinois majoring in Medicine. Jessica Montero of Des Plaines now at Resurrection University majoring in nursing. Elizabeth Pasquini of Melrose Park, a graduate of Trinity High School now at Benedictine University/Midwestern University majoring in pharmacy. Anca Rascol of Schiller Park, a graduate of East Leyden High School now majoring in dentistry at an area college. Elizabeth Reed of Northlake, a graduate of West Leyden High School now at Bradley University majoring in physical therapy. Thomas Stein of Elmhurst, a graduate of Fenwick majoring in pre-medicine.