Texas Tech University

Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative

Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative Texas Tech


The Nutrition & Metabolic Health Initiative is part of the Texas Tech University, Department of Nutritional Sciences (TTU-NS). NMHI offers clinical services to the local Lubbock community related to nutrition and metabolic health. Our programs include weight loss, advanced metabolic assessment and state of the science nutritional and motivational counseling and education. We also conduct research studies and provide student training and education in the areas of clinical nutrition, obesity, community nutrition and neuroscience-related brain involvement in eating and metabolism.

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Nutrition Health Education Texas Tech
Dr. Martin Binks

We are excited to have this opportunity to have a positive impact on the health and quality of life of the local community through the provision of cutting edge, state of the science, specialized clinical nutrition and metabolic care to people in Lubbock and surrounding regions.
-NMHI Director Dr. Martin Binks.


NMHI Tours


In-person center tours are available by request.

Please contact NMHI to schedule your in-person tour. 

Contact NMHI

Phone: (806) 742-NMHI (6644)


Nutrition and Metabolic Health Initiative