ONEEKA WILLIAMS, MD–Top Surgeon & Creator & Author of the Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo Book Series
"Dr. Oneeka Williams made a childhood dream reality, inspiring other girls of color around the world" (–BLACK ENTERPRISE)
Dr. Oneeka Williams Is A Harvard Medical School Graduate Who Ranks Among The Top Urologic Surgeons in the United States. A native of the Caribbean, from an early age, her science teacher mother and journalist father instilled in her a love for the sciences and writing.
“My childhood was filled with the joys of discovery and exploration as my science teacher Mom took every opportunity to expose us to the wonders of science. On the other hand my Dad shared his passion for writing and I grew up writing poetry for every occasion including birthdays, holidays and family reunions.”
"Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo’s Mission to Pluto and Dr. Dee Dee’s Meteorite Mission are delightful books for children. Dee Dee Dynamo is a marvelous role model for girls."
Dr. Williams’ professional journey includes an undergraduate degree in Biophysics at Johns Hopkins University, graduate degrees in public health and medicine at Harvard Medical School, and surgical training at leading academic medical centers including Massachusetts General Hospital and The Lahey Clinic.
Through her volunteer work in the community and as a teacher and mentor, Dr. Williams is committed to inspiring all all children, and especially girls, towards a greater interest in science, a positive attitude, and the pursuit of excellence in all their endeavors.
Dr. Williams Is A Children's Book Author–To further her advocacy of literacy and science education, she is authoring a series of children’s books.
To date, she has three books, which compete her SPACE SCIENCE SERIES: (1) Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo's MIssion to Pluto; (2) Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo's Meteorite Mission; (3) Dr. Dee Dee Dynamo's Saturn Surprise.
Dr. Williams is a practicing surgeon at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Boston and is an assistant clinical professor of urology at Tufts University School of Medicine. She lives just outside Boston with her husband, Dr. Charles Leon Anderson, Jr., a neonatalist, hospital management specialist and corporate executive and their son, Mark.
Her books, which can be viewed at www.drdeedeedynamo.com are available both as hardcover prints books and for the Kindle at Amazon.com.