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Publication Date: 2003
Dr. Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D., became the chief of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1984 at the age of 33, making him the youngest major division director in the hospital's history. He has written and published nine books, four of which were co-authored with Candy, his wife of 40 years. Dr. Carson was the recipient of the 2006 Spingarn Medal. In June 2008, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. U.S. News Media Group and Harvard's Center for Public Leadership recognized Dr. Carson as one of "America's Best Leaders" in 2008. In 2014, the Gallup Organization, in their annual survey, named Dr. Carson as one of the 10 Most Admired Men in the World.
Dr. Carson and his wife are co-founders of the Carson Scholars Fund, which recognizes young people of all backgrounds for exceptional academic and humanitarian accomplishments. In addition, Dr. Carson is now the Honorary National Chairman of the My Faith Votes campaign and continues to work tirelessly for the cause of the American people.
SuzyLebanon, PAAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5This is a great book!November 3, 2011SuzyLebanon, PAAge: 45-54Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Interesting and well read with an authentic flavor. I appreciate the values demonstrated in this book and the life of Ben Carson. Our decisions have a direct effect on what we become and Dr. Carson's life is proof that with God's help we can change the direction in which we are headed. All ages can benefit from this book/audio book.