Department Updates

DPD students at HEB

Upcoming DPD Orientation Meetings

January 17th, 2023

The Didactic Program in Dietetics Orientation meeting is offered twice in both the fall and spring semesters. The Spring 2023 meeting dates are: Prospective DPD students must attend one DPD Orientation during the semester that they are registered in the final required courses to meet eligibility requirements. Please contact Dr. Karen Beathard at for more information.

Dr. David Threadgill in his lab

Dr. David Threadgill Named Department Head of Nutrition

December 1st, 2022

David Threadgill, Ph.D., has been appointed head of the Department of Nutrition in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University. “We are proud that Dr. Threadgill will continue to lead the Department of Nutrition as we build on the tradition of Aggie leadership in nutrition innovation,” said Jeffrey W. Savell, Ph.D., vice chancellor and dean for… Read More →