“My Strength Comes from Within” Second Edition (Paperback)
- Paperback: 158 pages
- Publisher: Outskirts Press (May 7, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1478731370
- ISBN-13: 978-1478731375
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Dr. Joye Carter, is a board certified forensic pathologist and owner of the Biblical Dogs, Inc, a forensic consulting firm and the Chief Forensic Pathologist in Marion County, Indiana. She was the first African American to be appointed as a Chief Medical Examiner in the history of the country, the first female Chief Medical Examiner in the District of Columbia, Houston, Texas as well as the first female and minority forensic pathologist to hold the position in Indianapolis, IN. Her mantra is Never Give Up and she seems to live up to her beliefs. This is her third book and she is showing no signs of slowing down after 30 years of medical practice. As always she is an avid dog lover and claims she is owned by Bentley Bear, her charming Labradoodle!
Dr. Carter’s personal story of how she achieved success… will encourage young people to pursue their dream. – Lasalle Leffall, MD, Washington, DC. For those hesitant about achievement of a successful career, this book shows a way… – Joseph Davis, retired MD, Florida. Share this book with a young person,… a remarkable story of strength. – The Newspages, paper in Houston, Texas.
Words of wisdom from one who has been there
and lived to talk about it as well as write down
her recipe for life living.
“Things that make you go hmmm…” Joye Carter, MD brings together her observations and words of wisdom on many of those topics that cross our minds daily with common sense and humor. -Lucia Spears, MD.
Although Dr. Carter graciously gives you a “piece” of her mind; she also lovingly gives you a part of her heart. These stories are timeless and for all generations. If you read more than two or three of these at one setting, please have an audience nearby.. surely you will stand up and testify (or say amen). -John Arradondo, MD, MPH, FAAFP Family Physician.
“What a great, inspiring, thought provoking book. It makes you stop and think… Why didn’t I think of that?
Dr. Carter’s dialogue with the reader explores everyday situations with practical solutions for a better life. A practical mixture of values that still apply in today’s technology savvy world. “- Dr. Janice M. Beal Clinical Program Director Child and Adolescent Program Westbury Community Hospital.
The Autobiography of the first black female to become a Chief Medical Examiner in the USA
Format: Paperback, 256pp
Pub. Date: January 2001
Publisher: Biblical Dogs
Dr. Joye M. Carter gives her personal story of how she overcame tremendous obstacles to become the first African American female to become the first Medical Examiner. Her book will inspire you to fulfill your dreams to achieve success in your life or career.
You will discover:
– The power of setting goals
– How to overcome career obstacles
– Why some people succeed and others fail
– What to do to become motivated again
“Dr. Carter’s personal story of how she achieved success in her career will encourage young people to pursue their dream.”
-Lasalle D. Leffal, Jr., M.D. – Past Chairman, Department of Surgery, Howard University Hospital Current Charles R. Drew Professor of Surgery Howard University College of Medicine