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Meet Dr. Dearden

On this page you can read about Dr. Dearden's training, his medical associations,and what makes him tick. (Something his children have been trying to figure out for years.)

Dr. Albert Conant Dearden


Union College, Schenectady, NY

Degree - Bachelor of Arts, History

University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

Degree - Masters of Business Administration
Military service - United States Air Force. Five years active duty with the
    321st Strategic Missile Wing, Grand Forks AFB, North Dakota.
    Honorably discharge on November 15, 1975.
Medical Training-
Columbia University,School of General Studies
New York, NY

Course of study - undergraduate courses in preparation
for medical school

Rutgers Medical School, Piscataway, NJ

Degree - Doctor of Medicine


Dedicated Pediatric Residency, Cooper

Hospital/University Medical Center - Camden, NJ

Professional organizations:

Member of the New Jersey Medical Association

Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics


Voted Best Doctor--Ladies Home Journal, May 2002

Voted Top Doc--New Jersey Monthly, September 2005

Public Health Partnership Award, Atlantic County Department of Health, 2005

Voted Top Doc--New Jersey Insider Magazine 2012
Awarded Faculty Appointment of Clinical Assistant Professor by
   Drexel University-College of Nursing and Health Professions

Married with two children

(two dogs )


Well, of course, pediatric medicine (and it is really fascinating. The things we can do now, as compared with what they taught us in medical school twenty years ago, are amazing.)



Choral music

That's enough for the site. I hue to the ideas of Lazarus Long. A man, or a woman, should be able to do many things. "Specialization is for insects." (Mothers have to do many things.)

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