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Physician educator

Richard Alan Swenson, American Physician educator. Diplomate American Board Family Practice. Federal Training grantee, 1984-1987. Medical representative Child Abuse Council, Menomonie, 1977-1979; governing board Menomonie Alliance Church, 1981-1986, 90-; member Menomonie Christian School Board, 1986-1992. Member Christian Medical and Dental Society, American Academy Family Practice, International Center for Family Medicine, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Swenson, Richard Alan was born on February 1, 1948 in Elgin, Illinois, United States. Son of Warren Lloyd and Ruth Caroline (Ostrom) Swenson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Denison U., 1970; Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois, 1974.

Career

Resident in family practice, Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Medical Education Consortium, 1977; private practice, Red Cedar Clinic, Menomonie, Wisconsin, 1977-1982; assistant professor clinical health science, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Eau Claire, 1982-1989; associate professor clinical health science, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Eau Claire, 1989-1997; director, Future Health Study Center, Menomonie, Wisconsin, since 1997. Board directors Red Cedar Clinic, 1980-1982.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Family Practice.

Membership

Medical representative Child Abuse Council, Menomonie, 1977-1979. Governing board Menomonie Alliance Church, 1981-1986, 90-. Member Menomonie Christian School Board, 1986-1992.

Member Christian Medical and Dental Society, American Academy Family Practice, International Center for Family Medicine, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, international medicine, cultural trends.

Connections

Married Linda Carol Wilson, August 16, 1970. Children: Adam John, Matthew Erick.

father:
Warren Lloyd Swenson

mother:
Ruth Caroline (Ostrom) Swenson

spouse:
Linda Carol Wilson

children:
Adam John Swenson

Matthew Erick Swenson