Texas Tech University

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

Associate Professor of Practice, Director of Online Graduate Programs
Nutritional Sciences

Email: Allison.Childress@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-6371

Room: HS 405

Registered and Licensed Dietitian

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


BS and MS from Texas Tech University


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


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