Denise K. Houston, PhD, RD
Assistant Professor, Geriatrics and Gerontology
Houston is a nutrition epidemiologist and registered dietitian specializing in nutrition, chronic disease and physical function in older adults. Her research focuses on the role of weight history, dietary patterns, and micronutrient status, specifically vitamin D, on physical function among older adults.
KeywordsAging, nutrition, diet, epidemiology, dietician, chronic disease, diabetes, physical function, mobility, geriatrics, elderly, weight, metabolism, vitamin D, gerontology, baby boomers.