Published on November 26th, 2012 | by thevyne1
Vyne Reader Spotlight: Fatima Cody Stanford
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Current City: Boston, Massachusetts
Roles you play in life: Wife, Daughter, Sister, Sorority Sister, Physician, Researcher, Teacher, Mentor, Mentee
Education: Emory University- College, Emory Rollins School of Public Health, Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Occupation: Obesity Medicine & Nutrition Fellow Physician- Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School
What is your favorite TV show? Hard to say. I like “Modern Family,” “Big Bang Theory,” “Scandal,” “The Middle,” and the list goes on…
3 Words that Describe You: Ambitious, Competitive, and Energetic
Finish this Sentence, “To feel more centered I…”: Read the New Testament of the Bible
What is Your Favorite Thing to do When You’re Not Working?: Work Out! (I love a good workout- ranging from a good gym workout at the Sports Club LA to my countless fitness DVDs which include Insanity, Turbo Fire, Urban Rebounder Extreme, etc.
What is Your Favorite Restaurant?: All things Thai (pick your major city’s best Thai and I am there).
What are You Most Proud of?: My relationship with my husband and best friend, Corey J. Stanford
What Words Do You Live By?: And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us: And if we know that he hears us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him. – 1 John 5:14-15, King James Version (KJV)
What Was the Last Thing that Inspired You?: Re-election of Barack Obama
What is Your Favorite Travel Destination?: Anywhere in the Caribbean (Hard to pick just one location!)
What Beauty Product Can’t You Live Without?: Shea Butter Lotion
Why Do You Read The Vyne?: The Vyne is one of the best venues through which I get the latest and most pertinent information to women of color in the US. I always pick up a new useful piece of information when I read.