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Featuring Benjamin Carson, M.D.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum 1700 NE 63rd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Dr. Benjamin Carson is an emeritus director of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery and pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where he directed pediatric neurosurgery at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center for 39 years. In 2001, he was named by CNN and TIME magazine as one of the nation’s 20 foremost physicians and scientists. In 2008, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor in the land. Also in 2008, Carson was recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership, as one of “America’s Best Leaders.”
The 2009 award-winning movie “Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story,” starring Cuba Gooding Jr. as Carson, premiered on TNT and is based on his memoir. He is a highly regarded motivational speaker, and has spoken twice at the President’s National Prayer Breakfast. He captivates audiences with a compelling presentation that’s humorous, insightful and thought provoking. He has written sevearl books, including his most recent, “ America The Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great,” which was released in 2012 and made the New York Times Bestseller List.
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