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Janice Putnam Scroggs, American nutritionist, dietitian. Business and Professional Women's Foundation scholar, 1979, 80; Diuguid fellow Council of Southern Universities, 1981.


Scroggs, Janice Putnam was born on September 26, 1955 in Durham, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Kenneth Edwin and Francys (Cress) P.


Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, University North Carolina, 1981. Master in Public Health Nutrition, University North Carolina, 1983.


Secretary University North Carolina Dental School, Chapel Hill, 1984-1985. Nutritionist II Caswell Chatham Lee Person District Health Department, Roxboro, North Carolina, 1985-1986. Nutritionist III Durham County Health Department, Durham, since 1986.

Consultant Fitness Through Churches, Durham, 1986-1987.


Sunday school teacher Orange Methodist Church, Chapel Hill, 1978-1981, superintendent, 1979. Member St. Thomas More School, Chapel Hill, 1981-1986. Board directors Homestead Community Center, Chapel Hill, 1980-1981, 83-84.

Member American Dietetic Association (Marjorie Donnelly scholar 1980), Durham/Chapel Hill Dietetic Association.


  • Other Interests

    Weightlifting, exercise, cake decorating, writing.


Married Max Demott Scroggs, June 16, 1973 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Max Junior.