Dr. Iyabo Ojikutu-Permanent Happiness: The Only Way to Find Peace

Dr. Iyabo Ojikutu


Dr. Iyabo Ojikutu (formerly Dr Okuwobi) is a board certified pediatrician and 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 27 years, and currently owns and runs her practice in Atlanta, Georgia, where she lives with her two daughters. Her writing journey began in December 2015 after her dear father passed. Permanent Happiness is her first book. She has a soon to be published second book titled Our True Colors, and is currently working on a third book. She is a blogger and regularly writes and inspires readers on her blog Peace Place. She is a speaker 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 Ojikutu is dedicated to promoting happiness, personal fulfillment and peace, making the world a better and more peaceful place person by person, and inspiring and motivating our children and youth-our future leaders and change makers.


Atlanta Writers Club Inspirational Writing

Listen to a panel of talented Atlanta Writers Club members as they discuss their newest inspirational and spirituality titles. Distinguished panelists include Merrill Davies, April Love-Fordham, and Dr. Iyabo Ojikutu.

Moderator: Mike (T.M.) Brown

After nearly thirty years traveling as a sales and marketing professional, Mike went back to school and has since enjoyed a dozen years preaching, teaching, coaching, and writing. He and Connie, his wife of over forty years, retired into their current home outside Newnan, Georgia. They have two sons and five awesome grandchildren.

  • Marriott Conference Center Auditorium
  • Sun 3:45-4:30p Marriott Auditorium

Permanent Happiness: The Only Way to Find Peace, Joy, and Your Life-Given Purpose

Another book about happiness? What makes this one different? Is this really an achievable state of being? What does this one have to say that we have not heard before? As you pick up this book, written by Dr Iyabo Ojikutu, those questions start to come up in your mind. We will never stop craving happiness. It is the most sought-after feeling and emotion. As we wake up each morning, consciously or subconsciously, we are hoping to find happiness in all we do. We, of course, do find happiness at different points and phases in our lives. The problem is, those tend to be short lived, and wax and wane a lot. We are happy for two days, then fall back into despair, sadness or other negative cycle for several days. Permanent Happiness is unique. It outlines three easy steps to achieving Permanent Happiness. Each chapter tackles every key life situations we encounter during our daily living. You will also read about her personal life story. Get ready to be challenged and inspired. Get ready to learn about happiness from a different perspective: Permanent Happiness-Peace.