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From Poverty to Purpose, The Ben Carson Story


From Poverty to Purpose, The Ben Carson Story

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Item Number:
TMW L5748DVD
Price:
$64.95
Format:
DVD
Length:
30 min.
Copyright:
2016
Closed Caption:
No
Producer:
TMW Media Group
Grade Level:
8 - 12
UPC:
09629057487
Summary:
How does an inner city African American kid with a self-proclaimed violent temper, become a world renowned brain surgeon, an inspiring role model for disadvantaged youth, a medical innovator and achieve success... against all odds? In 2001, CNN and Time Magazine named Ben Carson one of the nations 20 foremost physicians and scientists. His mother was his most influential inspiration, changing Ben from worst to first. He gained respect as he soared to the top of his class. He applied himself, stayed focused on achievement, studied hard and graduated from Yale with a degree in psychology; where he met his future wife, mother of his children and life partner, Candy. Carson earned his M.D. at the University of Michigan Medical School and later at the age of 33, was appointed the Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, the youngest person ever to hold that position. He was the first brain surgeon to successfully separate twins conjoined at the back of the head. Ben Carson has been granted 67 honorary doctorate degrees and the United States highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. His beliefs are integral to his achievements. Ben Carsons story is an amazing inspiration. It will continue, not only because of what he has achieved, but because his final chapters are yet to be written.




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