Pediatric Neurosurgeon Perspective

Dr. Ben Carson talked about his rise out of poverty through education, the importance of education to the country, and how it can be… read more

Dr. Ben Carson talked about his rise out of poverty through education, the importance of education to the country, and how it can be improved. He told of instances when he overcame peer pressure and low expectations. With determination and his mother’s support, succeeded in becoming the director of pediatric neurosurgery at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, as well as professor of oncology, neurosurgery and plastic surgery. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience.

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Pediatric Neurosurgeon Perspective

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Program ID:
201779-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Oct 27, 2007
Last Aired:
Nov 22, 2007

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  • Oct 27, 2007 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 27, 2007 | 11:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 22, 2007 | 12:21pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 22, 2007 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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