Nutrition and Hospitality Management

School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

David Henry Holben

Professor of Nutrition and Hospitality Management

  • +1 (662) 915-1359
  • dhholben@olemiss.edu
  • 219 Lenoir Hall
  • Areas of Expertise:
    • Agriculture
    • Child Nutrition
    • Community-Based Research
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Degree Study School
MS Human Nutrition and Food Management The Ohio State University
PHD Human Nutrition and Food Management The Ohio State University

David H. Holben, PhD, RDN, LD, FAND, is a registered dietitian nutritionist and 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 outcomes 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.