A LITTLE ABOUT ME
Dr Iyabo Webzell (formerly Dr Okuwobi) is a board-certified pediatrician, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She received her medical degree at the College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria. She has been practicing medicine for 28 years, and currently owns, and runs her practice in Atlanta, Georgia, where she lives with her husband, two daughters and two stepsons. She recently got married on April 17th, 2020 at a zoom wedding in her home in Atlanta, Georgia.
Her writing journey began in December 2015, after her dear father passed. 'Permanent Happiness' is her first book and is available on Amazon. She has a soon to be published second book, and currently working on a third book.
She is a blogger, and regularly writes and inspires readers on her blog at the 'Peace Place' on her website www.driyabo.com
She is a motivational speaker and a Life Coach for women, and has had repeated speaking engagements at the United Nations. First, in September 2017 at the General Assembly SDG Media zone. She spoke about happiness and peace, as related to SDG 16-Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions. Her second speaking engagement with the UN was in January 2018 at the ECOSOC Youth Forum, where she was on a panel discussing bridging across generations-helping young people reach their full potential.
Dr. Webzell is dedicated to promoting happiness, personal fulfillment and peace, making the world a better and more united and peaceful place person by person, and inspiring and motivating our children and youth; with a focus on young women-our future leaders and change-makers.