Contact Our Team

UT Austin campus

Department of Nutritional Sciences 


The University of Texas
200 W. 24th Street
Gearing Hall, Room 313, Mail Stop A2703
Austin, TX 78712


Program Leadership

Our team is available to support students in their journey through our program.

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Laura Lashinger, Ph.D., RN 
Program Director

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Liliana Diaz 
Administrator Associate

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Loren Schriefer, MEd 
Sr. Academic Program Coordinator