Roosevelt V. Campbell, MD, PhD

Second Year

What strengths or skills do you have that could be of benefit to the community?

My background and trajectory to medicine having had experience in research, advising, and teaching before starting medical school.

What are you passionate about?

Social justice.

What are your hobbies?

Reading, writing, poetry, chess, soccer, tennis, running and other outdoor activities.

What did you want to be as a child?

I first wanted to be like my eldest brother and be a truck driver…then an artist like my other brother...and eventually I thought being an astronaut would be nice.

Name something interesting few people know about you.

I went skydiving three times just so that I would jump on my own the third time. Not sure I would do that again, however.

Education and Training

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, TX (Medical Education-MD)

The University of Texas, Medical Branch, Galveston, TX (Graduate-PhD)

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (Undergrad)