William J. Schneider

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Riverside Memorial Chapel

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Sharon Gardens Cemetery, Valhalla, NY
SCHNEIDER - Dr. William J., on August 11, 2016. Dr. Schneider was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Tufts University and earned his MD and MPH from Columbia University. He was Medical Director and Managing Director for Healthcare Services at JP Morgan Chase from which he retired in 2001. Dr. Schneider’s second career was in employee health services at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He was a valued colleague and wise mentor and enthusiastic clinical professor, instructing countless medical students, residents, and other health care professionals over the years through his academic appointments at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Schneider wrote many articles and book chapters on occupational medicine, health promotion, and infectious disease. As a nationally recognized leader in these areas he was a frequent presenter at professional conferences around the country. He is survived by his wife Joan, sons Andrew, Doug and Eric, daughter-in-law Sara, grandsons Max, Gus and Leo, and siblings Edward and Rhoda. Service Sunday, August 14, 11:15 a.m. at “The Riverside,” 76 St. and Amsterdam Ave. Contributions in his memory to Memorial Sloan KetteringCancer Center. http://MSKCC.convio.net/goto/williamschneider
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