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Title Patricia's vision : the doctor who saved sight / by Michelle Lord ; illustrated by Alleanna Harris.
Author Lord, Michelle, author.
Publication New York, NY : Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., [2020]
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Call # J B BATH L
Audience Ages 5+.
K to grade 3.
Summary "Born in 1940s Harlem, Patricia Bath dreamed of being a doctor--even though that wasn't a career option for most women. This biography follows Dr. Bath in her quest to become an ophthalmologist and restore sight to the blind. "Choosing miracles" when everyone else had given up hope, she invented a specialized laser for removing cataracts, becoming the first African American woman doctor to receive a medical patent"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Bath, Patricia, 1942-2019 -- Juvenile literature.
Ophthalmologists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Eye -- Surgery -- Juvenile literature.
Lasers in surgery -- History -- Juvenile literature.
African American women. (OCoLC)fst00799438
Eye -- Surgery. (OCoLC)fst00919205
Lasers in surgery. (OCoLC)fst00992906
Ophthalmologists. (OCoLC)fst01046500
Women inventors. (OCoLC)fst01178065
Genre Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Biographies.
Addl. Author Harris, Alleanna, illustrator.
ISBN 9781454931379
145493137X
1 hold on first copy returned of 17 copies

Location CALL # Status Message
 Bedford Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Central 1st Fl - Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Clarendon Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Cortelyou Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Cypress Hills Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Jamaica Bay Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Kings Hwy Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Leonard Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Macon Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)
 Marcy Juv Biog  J B BATH L    LIB USE ONLY  (STORYTIME)