John Robert Snavely, American physician, educator. Decorated Bronze Star. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine. Served from First lieutenant to major, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Fellow American College of Physicians; member Central, Southern societies clinical research, American Medical Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.
Intern, Charity Hospital, New Orleans, 1939-1940, resident in medicine, 1940-1942, visiting physician, 1947-1954, senior physician, 1954-1955. Assistant Professor medicine Tulane University, 1947-1952, associate professor medicine, 1952-1955. Consultant internist United States Public Health Service, New Orleans, 1951-1955.
Professor, department chairman medicine U. Mississippi, since 1955, assistant dean School Medicine, since 1956. Physician in chief U. Mississippi Hospital, since 1955. Consultant medicine Veterans Administration Hospital., Jackson.
Born February 16, 1913