Nutrition, Metabolism & Rehabilitation Sciences

Faculty & Staff

Department of Nutrition, Metabolism and Rehabilitation Sciences
School of Health Professions
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX 77555-1124
O: SHP/SON 2.250N
P: 409-772-2578
F:: 409-772-2577
E:: metabol@utmb.edu

Department Faculty

Elizabeth Lyons

Elizabeth Lyons, PhD, MPH

Grace Bucksch Gnitzinger Distinguished Professor in Aging

Interim Chair and Associate Professor

ellyons@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-2575

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Blair Brown

Blair H. Brown, MS, RDN, LD, CNSC

Assistant Professor

Program Director, Master of Science and Dietetic Internship

Director of Clinical Education

bhbrown@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-9862

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David Brown

David A. Brown, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Professor

Senior Vice President

Dean, School of Health Professions

davibrow@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-3001

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Crystal Douglas

Crystal C. Douglas, PhD, RDN/LD

Associate Professor

ccdougla@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1609

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Brian Downer

Brian Downer, PhD

Associate Professor

brdowner@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1634

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Mi Jung Lee

Mi Jung Lee, PhD, BSOT

Assistant Professor

mijlee@utmb.edu

P: 409-742-9446

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Christopher Messenger

Christopher Messenger, PhD, MS, RD, LD, CNSC

Assistant Professor

cmmessen@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-3308

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Melissa (Missy) Morrow

Melissa (Missy) Morrow, PhD

A. Russell Shearn Moody Distinguished Chair in Neurological Rehabilitation

Professor

memorrow@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-9446

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Monique Pappadis

Monique Pappadis, MEd, PhD

Assistant Professor

mrpappad@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1632

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Janet Southerland

Janet H. Southerland, DDS, MPH, PhD

Vice President of Interprofessional Education, Institutional Effectiveness, and the Health Education Center

Professor in the Department of Nutrition Metabolism

Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

jhsouthe@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1632

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Carole Tucker

Carole A. Tucker, PT, PhD

Fannie Kempner Adoue Distinguished Professor in Cognitive Rehabilitation

Professor

Chair ad Interim, Physical Therapy

Associate Dean for Research, School of Health Professions

cartucke@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1637

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Frank Ward

Frank P. Ward, EdD, MSA, PA

Associate Professor

Program Director, Master of Science in Health Professions

frward@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-9552

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Department Staff

Alexis King

Alexis King

Administrative Manager

alnking@utmb.edu

P: 409-772-9683

Vivian Coughlin

Vivian Coughlin

Coordinator II

vccoughl@utmb.edu

P: 409-747-1637

Chavela Riotutar

Chavela Riotutar, MS

Coordinator

clriotut@utmb.edu

Emeritus Faculty

Kenneth Ottenbacher

Kenneth Ottenbacher, PhD, OTR

Professor Emeritus and Former Director of the Rehabilitation Sciences PhD Program

kottenba@utmb.edu

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In Memoriam

Douglas Paddon-Jones

Douglas Paddon-Jones, PhD, FACSM

 

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