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Catherine Margaret Champagne, American nutrient data systems scientist, nutritionist. License dietitian and nutritionist, Louisiana; life certified child nutrition program supervisor, Louisiana.

Background

Champagne, Catherine Margaret was born on December 14, 1947 in New Iberia, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Harris James and Catherine Rita (Durand) Champagne.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Home Economic Education, University Southwestern Louisiana, 1969. Master of Science in Nutrition, Mississippi State University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Nutrition, Mississippi State University, 1980.

Career

Graduate research assistant, Mississippi State University, 1970-1973;clinical dietitian, U. Arkansas Medical Center, Little Rock, 1974-1975;instructor, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1975-1976;instructor, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1977, 84-89;graduate assistant, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1978-1980;postdoctoral research associate, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1981-1982;research specialist, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1984-1989;nutrition consultant School Health, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1978-1984;nutritionist, Capital Area Agency on Aging, Inc., Baton Rouge, 1977-1984;nutrient data systems scientist, Pennington biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, since 1989.

Membership

Assistant Confrat. Christian Doctrine, St. Jude Parish, Baton Rouge, 1991-1992. Member American Dietetic Association (registered), Institute Food Technologists, Southern Association Agricultural Scientists, Louisiana Dietetic Association, Baton Rouge Dietetic Association (president-elect 1991-1992), Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Tau Sigma, Kappa Omicron Phi, Gamma Sigma Delta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, gardening, needlework, salt water fishing.

Connections

Married Lawrence Eugene Johnson (divorced February 1984). Children: Mark, James.