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Susan Davies

Clinical Assistant Professor


Phone: (605) 357-1370



Since 2003, I have been conducted both inpatient and outpatient nutrition-focused research and patient care in metabolic/bariatric surgery settings in the Black Hills. In addition, I have spent several years as an academic instructor working with medical and graduate students.

Teaching Interests:

Bariatric Nutrition/Malnutrition<br>Body Composition/Metabolism in relation to Obesity

Research Interests:

Metabolic/Bariatric Surgery<br>Body Composition/Phenotypes<br>Resting Metabolic Rate/Weight Regulation<br>Bariatric Nutrition/Malnutrition


  • Ph D, Nutritional Sciences, South Dakota State University , 2012
  • Doctor of Clinical Nutrition (DCN), University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 2010
  • Masters of Public Health (MPH), University of Minnesota, 1995
  • BS, Dietetics, South Dakota State University, 1983