Teresa A. Davis, Ph.D.
Teresa A. Davis, Ph.D., professor of pediatrics at the ARS/USDA Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital, was appointed editor-in-chief of the Journal of Nutrition for 2014 to 2018. The journal, established in 1928, was the first scientific journal created solely for the publication of nutrition research. A top-ranked journal, it publishes peer-reviewed research reports on all aspects of experimental nutrition as well as critical reviews and commentaries. Davis is a past president of the American Society for Nutrition, a nonprofit scientific society of more than 5,000 members whose mission is to advance excellence in nutrition research and practice.