About the Author
Dr. Carline Crevecoeur, MD.
Carline Crevecoeur was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti in 1963. When she was five, Carline's parents immigrated to the United States with her and her five siblings, settling down in a two-story house in Brooklyn, New York.
After graduating from Brooklyn Technical High School in 1981, Carline attended St. John’s University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1985, majoring in Chemistry and minoring in Biology. She went on to pursue her dream of becoming a doctor, obtaining a medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical School in 1989.
A board-certified OB/GYN, Carline was on the board of WPSU, the local public radio station, and of the National Alliance Association of Haitian Professionals, serving on the educational committee of both organizations. She is also a member of the Nittany Valley Writers Network. Today, she lives in Boalsburg, Pennsylvania with her husband Michael.