Ruth Schneider reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit
organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Ms.
Schneider is the Dietetic Internship Coordinator and a Clinical Assistant
Professor at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. She also has a private practice in Boise,
Idaho. She served as nutrition education specialist for the WIC program
(Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children),
administered through the Idaho State Department of Health and Welfare, from
1980 to 1982. She also wrote training manuals for WIC paraprofessionals in 1991.
Education and Training
Dietetic Internship: Barnes Hospital, St. Louis,
MPH: University of California, Berkeley,
Dietetic Internship Coordinator and Clinical
Assistant Professor, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID, 2001–present
Part-Time Instructor in Nutrition, Boise State University, Boise, ID, 1989–present
How this information was developed to help you make better health decisions.