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Rex Hamilton Wilson, American physician. Recipient citation excellence medical author-ship, American Association Industrial Physicians and Surgeons, 1948.


Wilson, Rex Hamilton was born on August 22, 1909 in Hendrysburg, Ohio, United States. Son of Harvey Hoyt and Margaret Maude (Hamilton) Wilson.


Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan. 1931; M.D.; Ohio State University 1935.


July 1972); 1 son, Peter McDaniel. Intern Presbyterian Hospital, Chicago, 1935-1936, resident in medicine, 1936-1938. Private practice internal medicine, Akron, Ohio, 1938-1942.

Consultant medicine Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, 1938-1942. Medical director Benjamin Franklin Goodrich Company, 1946-1974. Director, medical director, vice president Summit National Life Insurance Company.

Utilization appeal committee, honorary staff medicine Akron City Hospital. Staff Children’s St. Thomas hospitals, Akron. Member honorary medical Staff Akron General Hospital.

Past assistant director health Summit County. Speaker 11th International Congress Industrial Medicine, Naples. 1954. Former vice president, trustee, member Executive Committee United Foundation of Akron, Inc.

Member advising committee Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation Akron. Founder, trustee, past president Rehabilitation Center, Summit County.


  • Other Work

    • Associate editor Industrial Medicine and Surgery, Journal Occupational Medicine, (column) Tips to Better Health. Contributor articles to professional journals Speaker before medical orgns.


A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.


The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.


Spiritual support, encouragement and challenge should be major strengths of a Christian community.


Member honorary medical Staff Akron General Hospital. Member advising committee Arthritis and Rheumatism Foundation Akron. Member Summit-Portage City Comprehensive Health Planning Agency.

Member Committee Workmen’s Compensation Ohio State Medical. Member committee environmental health Ohio Comprehensive Health Planning Advisory Council. Member Summit-Portage Red Cross Health and Medical Committee Troop counselor Boy Scouts American.

Member President Committee on Safety. Served as major Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1946. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Preventive Medicine (founders group occupational medicine).

Fellow American College Preventive Medicine American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, American Academy Occupational Medicine, Association Military Surgeons United States, Industrial Medical Association (director) 1955-1957), Royal Society Health. Member Industrial Medical Association, World Medical Association, International Congress Industrial Medicine (past president Pittsburgh), Akron International Medical Society (past president), National Medical Dirs. Forum (emeritus), Aerospace Medical Association, Pan American Medical Association, American Rheumatism Association, American Medical Writers Association, National Air Pollution Control Association, National Rehabilitation Association, American Association Physicians and Surgs., American Association Insurance Medical Dirs., Medical Round Table, Ramazzini, Ohio (ex-chairman of the section industrial medicine.

Mason (32), Rotarian. Club: Portgage Country.


Married Maribel McDaniel, April.

Harvey Hoyt Wilson

Margaret Maude (Hamilton) Wilson

Maribel McDaniel