Nikhil Dhurandhar, PhD FTOS
  • Professor And Chair, Department of Nutritional Sciences
  • Texas Tech University
  • Lubbock, TX USA


Dr. Nik Dhurandhar is a physician and nutritional biochemist. He is a professor, Helen Devitt Jones Endowed Chair, and Chairperson of the department of Nutritional Sciences at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. In 2014-15, he was President of The Obesity Society. He has treated over 15,000 individuals for obesity. His research focus is on the use of clinical trials and basic science for ultimately preventing and treating obesity successfully.