Christopher M. Messenger, MS, RD, LD, CNSC
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1124
Teaching Areas of Interest
Clinical Dietetics, Quality Assessment, Process Improvement
Christopher Messenger, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, is an Assistant Professor, Program Director for the Master of Science and Dietetics Internship, and Director of Clinical Education in the Department of Nutrition & Metabolism in the School of Health Professions (SHP) at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). Mr. Messenger received a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics and in Nutritional Science from Iowa State University in 2004 where he also completed his dietetic internship. He also received a Master of Science degree in Preventive Medicine & Community Health, Sociomedical Sciences from UTMB in 2009.
Before joining the department, Mr. Messenger practiced acute care clinical dietetics for 12 years, three as a clinical nutrition manager. He has been board-certified as a nutrition support clinician since 2006.