201 N Clyde Morris Blvd., Suite 200, Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Dr. Courtney S. Mangum was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Tougaloo College. She became a member of multiple organizations such as Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., the Jackson Heart Study, a longitudinal investigation of genetic and environmental risk factors associated with the disproportionate burden of cardiovascular disease in African-Americans, and served as the President of the United Negro College Fund’s National Pre-Alumni Council.
During her undergraduate studies, she conducted basic science research in HIV and prostate cancer. Upon graduation, she continued her education at the Jacob’s School of Medicine at the University at Buffalo. She has always been adamant about health disparities and public health in in her community. These passions lead her to becoming a member of the New York State Academy of Family Physicians serving as a student representative to the Congress of Delegates and participating in the Public Health Committee. During her second year of medical school, she created the Courtney S. Mangum Scholarship where she funds the cost of the MCAT exam for one junior from Tougaloo College. This is something she values and is interested in continuing throughout her journey in medicine.
She continues to be a mentor to those who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine. During her spare time, she enjoys running her online tea company and podcast. Courtney is the eldest of two siblings and will be the first medical doctor in her family.