Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Director, Coordinated Program in Dietetics

Assistant Professor of Dietetics


Education

  • EdS, Secondary Education, Mississippi University for Women
  • M. S. Home Economics, Mississippi University for Women
  • B. S Home Economics Education, Mississippi University for Women

Professional Credentials

  • EdS
  • RD
  • LD

Teaching Specialties

  • Life Cycle Nutrition
  • Food and Culture
  • Nutrition Assessment

Research Interests

  • Childhood Obesity
  • Development of Professional Behaviors in Dietetic Students
  • Nutrition and Health Literacy
  • Interprofessional Education

Affiliations

  • Arkansas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (ArAND)
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)

Biography

Ms. Towery brings to higher education over 25 years of experience in education and nutrition, coming recently from a successful private practice as a registered dietitian in northeast Arkansas.

She participates in the Diabetes Self-Management and Healthy Ager programs offered in the College of Nursing and Health Professions, teaches nutrition courses and is active in campus and community projects.

Pam Towery


Contact Information

P: (870) 680-8598
F: (870) 972-2040


Office

Building: Eugene W. Smith Hall
Room: 408



Alternative Contact

Sharon Wilson
P: (870) 972-3496
F: (870) 972-2040
sjwilson@astate.edu