Teresa Davis

Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief. The Journal of Nutrition Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. Texas. USA


Teresa Ann Davis, Ph.D. is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She received her doctorate from the University of Tennessee and her postdoctoral training from Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Davis is a pediatric nutrition scientist who is internationally recognized for her studies on the nutritional regulation of protein metabolism and growth. Dr. Davis’ research is supported by the National Institutes of Health, the United States Department of Agriculture, and other sources.
Dr. Davis is the Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Nutrition and a Past President of the American Society for Nutrition. Dr. Davis has received the Stockstad Award for outstanding fundamental research in nutrition from the American Society for Nutrition, the Animal Growth and Development Award from the American Society of Animal Science, the Centennial Leader Award from the University of Tennessee, and the Research Mentor Award from Baylor College of Medicine and has been recognized as a Distinguished Foreign Expert by China and a Fulbright U.S. Distinguished American Scholar. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Animal Science and a scientific advisor of the International Life Sciences Institute North America.