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Medical educator ( hlth: medical)medical educator

William Anton Oleckno, American Medical educator ( hlth: medical)medical educator. Fellow The Royal Society Health (London); member National Environ.Health Association (chairman individual and community water supply committee 1983-1985, chairman publications committee 1985-1987,; member editorial bd Hoosier Sanitarian, 1977-1978, editor, 1978-1980.

Background

Oleckno, William Anton was born on December 16, 1948 in St. Charles, Illinois, United States. Son of Adolph B. and Barbara (Walrod) Oleckno.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana U., Indianapolis, 1971. Master in Public Health, U. Pittsburgh, 1973. HSD, Indiana U., 1980.

Diplomate American Academy Sanitarians. Registered environmental health specialist, Indiana Sanitarian, DuPage County Health Department, Wheaton, Illinois, 1970-1971, Illinois Department Public Health, Aurora, Illinois, 1972. Research associate Consad Research Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1973.

Instructor, coordinator environmental health scis.program Indiana U. Medical School, Indianapolis, 1973-1976. Assistant professor, coordinator environmental health science, 1976-1980. Associate professor, coordinator community health program Northern Illinois U., DeKalb, 1980-1989, professor community health program, 1990-1994, professor, coordinator public & community health programs, 1994^.

Public health and safety consultant National Automatic Merchandising Association, Chicago, 1975-1980, 88^. Visiting lecturer Indiana U., Bloomington, 1977-1978. Member health manpower advisory council Indiana Health Careers, Inc., 1976-1980.

Vice president board directors American Heart Association, DeKalb County, 1981-1983. Chairman DeKalb County Health Planning committee, 1982-1983.

Career

Sanitarian DuPage County Health Department, Wheaton, Illinois, 1970—1971, Illinois Department Public Health, Aurora, 1972. Research associate Consad Research Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1973. Instructor, coordinator environmental health science program Indiana University Medical School, Indianapolis, 1973—1976, assistant professor, coordinator environmental health science, 1976—1980.

Associate professor, coordinator community health program Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1980—1989, professor community health program, 1990—1994, professor, coordinator public and community health programs, 1994—2002, distinguished teaching professor, since 1998, distinguished professor emeritus, since 2003. Research scientist Institute for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Winfield, Illinois, since 1999. Public health and safety consultant National Automatic Merchandising Association, Chicago, 1975-1980, 88-2001.

Visiting lecturer Indiana University, Bloomington, 1977-1978.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Academy Sanitarians. Registered environmental health specialist, Indiana.

Works

Membership

Member health manpower advisory council Indiana Health Careers, Inc., 1976-1980. Vice president, board directors American Heart Association, DeKalb County, 1981-1983. Chairman DeKalb County Health Planning Committee, 1982-1983.

Fellow Royal Society Health (London). Member American Public Health Association, National Environmental Health Association (chairman individual and community water supply committee 1983-1985, chairman publications committee 1985-1987, Journal Advisory Committee 1986-1987. Grantee 1991, Presidential citation 1984, representative National Sanitation Foundation international joint committee drinking water additives 1989-1997), Illinois Environmental Health Association (board directors 1987-1989, chairman grant and research fellow review committee 1988-1989, academy task force since 1999), Illinois Public Health Association (scholarship committee since 1995), Eta Sigma Gamma, Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Omega.

Connections

Married Karen Marie Guzauskas, December 27, 1975.

father:
Adolph B. Oleckno

mother:
Barbara (Walrod) Oleckno

spouse:
Karen Marie Guzauskas