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NMHI Educational Opportunities

The Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative Texas Tech Educational Resources

The Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative (NMHI) supports the educational and outreach missions at Texas Tech University in a variety of ways. See below for available opportunities:

NMHI Speaker Program

The faculty at NMHI are among the world leading experts in nutrition, health and wellness and obesity. We welcome opportunities to speak to your organization on a wide range of health-related topics. Contact us to request an NMHI speaker at your event. This is a community service of NMHI and is offered free of charge within the greater Lubbock region (travel beyond 25 miles may incur a fee to cover expenses).

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NMHI On-site Training Program

For qualified students and advanced trainees (postdoctoral fellows, medical residents etc.) in the health professions who are currently enrolled/employed in the Texas Tech system we offer hands on training in nutrition, health and wellness and obesity-related care delivery. Availability is limited.

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NMHI High School Experience

The NMHI High School Experience is a program for teens which provides a glimpse of careers in healthcare, nutrition, and working with various lifestyle-associated diseases. This unique program aims to inform students about the complexity of medical diseases and how multidisciplinary care teams work.

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NMHI Events

Nutrition & Weight Management Day
Periodically TTU-NMHI hosts outreach and engagement events to help promote health in our community.

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