Doris Margaret Anderson

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The Hon.
Doris Margaret Anderson
Senator for St Peter's, Prince Edward Island
In office
September 21, 1995 – July 5, 1997
Appointed by Jean Chrétien
Personal details
Born (1922-07-05) July 5, 1922 (age 94)
St Peter's, Prince Edward Island
Political party Liberal

Doris Margaret Anderson, CM (born July 5, 1922) is a Canadian nutritionist and retired senator.

Born in St. Peter's, Prince Edward Island, she was a nutritionist before being appointed to the Senate representing the senatorial division of St. Peter's, Kings County, Prince Edward Island in 1995. She retired at the mandatory age of 75 in 1997. She was a member of the Liberal caucus.

In 1982, she was made a Member of the Order of Canada in recognition of having been able to "help many children suffering from celiac disease and to contribute to education and mental health in her province".[1]


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