Texas Tech University

Allison Childress, Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD

Assistant Professor and Chief Dietitian of Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative (NMHI)
Nutritional Sciences

Email: Allison.Childress@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-6371

Room: HS 405

Registered and Licensed Dietitian
Chief Dietitian and Head of Program Development for the Nutrition and Metabolic Health Initiative


Allison Childress Ph.D., RDN, CSSD, LD is an Assistant Professor at Texas Tech University and Chief Clinical Dietitian at the Nutrition and Metabolic Health Institute. She is a licensed dietitian in Texas and New Mexico and maintains a consulting practice as well. Allison is board certified in Sports Dietetics as well as a certified personal trainer. She has experience as a clinical and consultant registered dietitian specializing in cardiac, women's health, bariatric, pediatric and geriatric nutrition as well as weight management. 

Allison Childress

Education

BS and MS from Texas Tech University

Courses

NS 3310 Intro to Medical Nutrition Therapy
NS 4201 Professional Issues in Dietetics

Publications

Reed DB, Bray Childress A. Service learning extends
academic learning in critical area of childhood overweight. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 2009; 41(4s) S35.

Nutritional Sciences