Linda W. Cropp, at the request of the Mayor
PROPOSED RESOLUTION IN THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
confirm the reappointment of Dr. Oswald I. Cameron-Morales to the Board of
BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, That this resolution may be
cited as the "Board of Dentistry Oswald I. Cameron-Morales
Confirmation Resolution of 2002".
2. The Council of the District of Columbia confirms the reappointment of
Oswald I. Cameron-Morales
Washington, D.C. 20009
a licensed dentist member of the Board of Dentistry, established by 201 of
the District of Columbia Health Occupations Revision Act of 1985,
effective March 25, 1986 (D.C. Law 6-99; D.C. Official Code § 3-1202.01),
for a term to end November 30. 2004.
3. The Secretary of the Council of the District of Columbia shall transmit
a copy of this resolution, upon its adoption, each to the nominee and to
the Office of the Mayor.
4. This resolution shall take effect immediately.
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I. Cameron-Morales, D.D.S.
Washington, D.C. 20009
Tel. No. (202)
3165 Mt. Pleasant St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20010
Tel. No. (202) 462-1925 Fax (202) 462-4106
Dental Emergencies- Tel. (202) 661-5626
Web Site: drocameron.com
Date of Birth :
November 11, 1951.
Place of Birth:
Point-of-Pierre, Trinidad, W.I.
Place of Residence
before moving to Washington, D.C.
1952-1987 San Juan, Puerto Rico
Social Security No. [removed from on-line version]
High School: Our
Lady of Pilar School, Caguas, Puerto Rico (1968)
Rico Junior College, Cupey, Puerto Rico (1970). University of Puerto
Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico (1973). - Brookhaven Nuclear
National Laboratory (Summer Medical Research Internship 1973), Long
Island, NY Graduate:
-Howard University College of Dentistry (1979)
Degree: Doctor in Dental Surgery
25 hours every two years as required for renewal
of dental license.
Dentist, Private Practice
3165 Mt. Pleasant St., N.W..,Washington, D.C. 20010
*Providing general dental services
General Dentist Volunteer at the Spanish Catholic Dental Clinic, Monroe
St., N.W., Washington, D.C.
*Providing general dental services to the low income hispanic
Director, Advantage Health Plans, Inc.
1993-present -Board of Directors Illiteracy Program Latin American Youth
*Coordinating and implementing Dental Health insurance.
1993-1995 -Dental Provider and Consultant for the Latin Youth Center
Health Services as part of District of Columbia "Turning Point
Board member of the One Step Chartered School at the Latin American
*Prepared proposal and implemented Preventive Dental Program providing
Dental Screening Examinations, dental cleanings and Dental Education at
Abraham Lincoln Middle School, 15th. & Irving St., N.W., Washington,
*Review utilization and results of program
*Coordinate future additional dental services
Chairman of the Board of Directors for Las America, Inc. A non-profit
corporation dedicated to promoting and training our population to
participate in the business aspects of our community.
1999-present- Appointed by Mayor Anthony Williams to the District of
Columbia Board of Dentistry. This is the government body that issues
licences to practice Dentistry and Dental Hygiene, administers the
Licensure Examination and deals with consumer's complains related to the
practice of Dentistry in Washington, D.C.
Member of ECUADENT. A non-profit organization which members are
physicians, dentist, surgeons, and nurses traveling once a year to
Ecuador, South America, providing medical and dental health care to
children in different regions of the country.
1992-1993- Member Health Committee Latino Civil Task Force
1979-1989- General Dentist, Private practice, Carolina, Puerto Rico
*Providing general dental services including home care.
1985-1987- Dental Director National Health Association, Hato Rey,
* Designed and establish dental facilities at the work place, mobile
units and home care.
* Coordinate dental services with medical and mental health services.
Languages: English and Spanish
Hobbies: SCUBA Diving, Tai-chi( Martial Arts), Art Painting
Mount Pleasant Business Association
Main Street, Inc.
Health Committee Rosemount Center
Board of Directors One Step Chartered School, Latin American Youth
Colegio de Cirujanos
Dentistas de Puerto Rico;
Robert T. Freedman Dental Society
Hispanic Dental Association
Panamerican Medical Society
Public Health Association
1998-present President, Hispanic
Dental Association of the
Washington Metropolitan Area
District of Columbia (Lic. #734004801)
Puerto Rico (Lic. #1046)
Children: Three (ages 19,16, 11)
continue providing general dental services and improve the populations
dental well-being in any manner possible in the Washington Metropolitan
Area and around the World.