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Omar Bruce Dickerson

Omar Bruce Dickerson, American occupational health specialist. Diplomate American Board Preventive Medicine with specialty in occupational medicine. United States Atomic Energy Council fellow, Washington, 1964-1966.


  • Dickerson, Omar Bruce was born on February 27, 1936 in Hayti, Missouri, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, Missouri University, 1959. Doctor of Medicine, Missouri University, 1962. Master in Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, 1966.


    • Corporation medical director Fairchild Camera & Institute Corporation, Mountain View, California, 1970-1980. Corporation director health and safety International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, New York, 1980-1987. President Dickerson Occupational Health Services, Incorporated, New York Canaan, Court, 1987-2000.

      Executive director Health Direct Corporation, Farmington, Connecticut, 1988-2000.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Preventive Medicine with specialty in occupational medicine.


    • Author: Health Safety and the Environment, 1991, The Troubled Employee, 1987. Editor: Occupational Medicine, 3d edition, 1994.


    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Each person is responsible before God for his or her own understanding of the Bible and is encouraged to work out his or her salvation with fear and trembling.

    Denomination: Baptist


    All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.


    President New Canaan Cares, 1989. Sports medicine council member United States Olympics, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1984-1988. Major United States Army, 1967-1969.

    Fellow American College Occupational & Environmental Medicine (president 1990), American College Preventive Medicine (president 1980).



    Golf, gardening.


    • Son of Clifford Elbert and Juanita Jean (Baird) D. M Mimi Hazel Haggerty, July 11, 1964. 1 child, John Bruce.
    • father: Clifford Elbert Dickerson
    • mother: Juanita Jean (Baird) Dickerson
    • child: John Bruce Dickerson
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    Born February 27, 1936
    Died August 28, 2000
    (aged 64)