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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

DAVID HENRY HOLBEN

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NUTRITION & HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
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214 LENOIR HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-1359
Joined UM: 08/01/2015

Areas of Expertise

  • AGRICULTURE
  • CHILD NUTRITION
  • CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAMS
  • COMMUNITY-BASED RESEARCH
  • FOOD INSECURITY
  • GARDENING
  • HEALTHY NUTRITION
  • NUTRITION
  • NUTRITION AND FOODS
  • NUTRITION AND FOODS, IMPROVING EATING HABITS
  • NUTRITION AND FOODS, MATERNAL AND CHILD NUTRITION
  • PUBLIC HEALTH
  • RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION, FACULTY DEVELOPMENT
  • SUSTAINABILITY
  • THOMAS JEFFERSON - CUISINE AND GARDENING

Brief Bio

David H. Holben, PhD, RDN, LD, FAND, is a registered dietitian nutritionist an former commissioned officer in the United States Army Reserves Medical Specialist Corps. Dr. Holben completed his doctoral studies at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Building upon a clinical nutrition and basic science background, his research focuses on food insecurity and health outcome of individuals in North America. Exploring the relationship of diabetes, obesity, and other conditions to food access across the lifespan, and optimizing solutions for food access and security to promote health and wellness are of particular interest.

Degrees

MS
HUMAN NUTRITION AND FOOD MANAGEMENT
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY/COLUMBUS,OH (1995)
PHD
HUMAN NUTRITION AND FOOD MANAGEMENT
THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY/COLUMBUS,OH (1996)

Committee Memberships

Tenure & Promotion - Sch of Applied Sci.
Other Kind of Committee