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Doris J. Schneider, American nutritionist. Registered dietitian. Recipient Outstanding Dietitian award New Orleans Dietetic Association, 1976, 78.


Schneider, Doris J. was born on August 30, 1942 in Texas, United States. Daughter of Emil Joe and Ann Leona (Lovecky) Janek.


Bachelor of Science in Home Economic, University Texas, 1964. Master of Science in Institutional Administration, Michigan State University, 1967.


Dietetic intern University Chicago Hospital and Clinics, 1965. Assistant director dietary Cornell Medical Center, White Plains, New York, 1967-1970. Head department dietetics Touro Infirmary, New Orleans, 1970-1973.

Dietetic consultant, 1973-1978. President Doris J. Schneider & Associates, Ltd., Laurel, Mississippi, 1981-1987. School food service specialist Child Nutrition division Department Education, State of Mississippi, Jackson, since 1987.

Chairman Council Advisors in Dietetics, Jackson, Mississippi, 1986-1987.


Board directors Diabetes Association Greater New Orleans, 1974-1978. Treasurer Nora Davis PTO, 1985-1986. Secretary treasurer Laurel Association Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities, since 1985.

Secretary treasurer, board directors Immaculate Conception School Parent Teacher Organization. Member Mississippi Dietetic Association (board directors, council of practice 1985-1986, parlimentarian 1987), American Dietetic Association, Consultant Dietitians in Health Care Facilities (Mississippi chair), South Center District Dietetic Association (president elect 1986, Outstanding Dietitian 1986), American School Food Service Association Clubs: Toastmasters (Laurel). Lodges: Soroptimist (secretary since 1986).


Married H. James Schneider. Children: Rebecca Ann, David James, Joshua Paul.