Amber Arnold MS, RDN, LD

Amber Arnold MS, RDN, LD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nutrition Sciences & Assistant Didactic Program Director, Department of Human Sciences and Design
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Didactic Program Director, Dietetics   

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Human Sciences and Design

Amber Arnold serves as Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics. Professor Arnold completed her MS and supervised practice from Stephen F. Austin State University in 2005. She is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian and a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Professor Arnold practiced Medical Nutrition Therapy in numerous clinical and outpatient settings, including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, group homes, community health clinics, and private practice.  Amber has been an adjunct lecturer since 2010 and joined Baylor as a full-time faculty member in the Fall of 2020. She is the faculty advisor for Nutrition Outreach Waco and a member of the Interprofessional Education Committee at Baylor.  

Areas of Teaching Expertise:

  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Nutrition Education
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Weight Management
  • Food Service Management
  • Lactation
  • Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
  • Global Culture and Nutrition

Current Courses Taught:

  • NUTR 3314 Consumer Nutrition
  • NUTR 2351 Nutrition
  • NUTR 3351 Nutrition Counseling and Education
  • NUTR 4351 Life Cycle Nutrition
  • NUTR 4352 World Nutrition