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Karen Lucas Levine

Karen Lucas Levine, American dietitian. Registered dietitian, Mississippi. Member American Dietetic Association (nutrition committee 1982-1983, nominating committee 1983-1984, president since 1987), Columbia Midlands Dietetic Association (president elect 1989-1990, president since 1990), Parents with Partners (editor 1985-1986).

Background

  • Levine, Karen Lucas was born on October 10, 1944 in Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Manuel Gomes and Gladys Hazel (Bennett) Lucas.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, Middle Tennessee State University, 1979. Master of Science in Nutrition, Mississippi State University, Starkville, 1981.

    Career

    • Clinical dietitian University Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, 1981-1982, research nutritionist, 1982-1984. Clinical dietitian Mississippi Methodist Rehabilitation Center, 1985, Mississippi State Hospital, Whitfield, 1985-1987. Assistant director department dietetics Hinds General Hospital, Jackson, 1987-1989.

      Chief clinical dietitian Baptist Medical Center, Columbia, South Carolina, since 1989. Presenter in field.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dietitian, Mississippi.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Dietetic Association (nutrition committee 1982-1983, nominating committee 1983-1984, president since 1987), Columbia Midlands Dietetic Association (president elect 1989-1990, president since 1990), Parents with Partners (editor 1985-1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, swimming, boating.

    Connections

    • Married Louis James Levine, December 21, 1963 (divorced January 1984). Children: James, Thomas (deceased), Daniel.
    • father: Manuel Gomes Lucas
    • mother: Gladys Hazel (Bennett) Lucas
    • spouse: Louis James Levine
    • children: James Levine
    • Thomas Levine (deceased)
    • Daniel Levine
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    Born October 10, 1944
    (age 73)
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