Sarah Gertrude Mazick, class of 1928

Sarah Gertrude Mazick was born on January 20, 1908 to Rebecca Resnick and Max Mazick, both Russian immigrants. She was raised in Providence, Rhode Island and attended Classical High School. Her father died when she was 15, and Mazick entered Brown with a three-year scholarship, taking extra courses so that she could graduate. She earned her M.D. from Johns Hopkins Medical School in 1932, and returned to Providence to practice as a psychiatrist. She married Dr. Elihu Saklad, with whom she had two sons, Mark and James, and a daughter, Brina. She died in 2009 at age 101.



  • Brun Mael, 1928
  • Brown Alumni Magazine, 2008
  • Brown Alumni Magazine, 2008