Ava Roberts, 23, Becomes Youngest Female Black Doctor!

Ava Roberts (23) just became the youngest African-American female doctor in the world! While news of this accomplishment has unfortunately been minimal, French site Pelea reports that after a gifted childhood, Roberts quickly excelled through medical school and became a force to be reckoned with.

The first black doctor in history was James McCune Smith, who received his medical degree in 1837 and was the first African-American to own and operate a pharmacy in the United States. In 1864, Rebecca Lee Crumpler was the first African-American woman to receive a medical degree. It’s about time another record is broken!

Do stories like this inspire you? Be sure to share this inspirational news with your friends on Facebook!


Continue getting inspired with this video featuring black female doctors:


Source: Sarah


Written by PH

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Cristiano Ronaldo Wins UEFA Champions League Goal of the Season

Here is How to Deal with Noisy Neighbours