Featured African American Doctor
Dr. Ben Carson
Retired neurosurgeon credited with being the first surgeon to successfully separate conjoined twins joined at the head. Carson was a professor of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery, and pediatrics, and he was the director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Featured African American Biologist
Jewel Plummer Cobb
Jewel Plummer Cobb is a distinguished biologist, cancer researcher, and academic administrator. She served as president of California State University, Fullerton from 1981 to 1990.