|About the Nutrition Obesity Research Center|
The UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center (UNC NORC) is one of 12 research centers in the country funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases that is specifically designed to provide support and expertise to scientists studying the role of nutrition and obesity in public health. Since the NORC's inception in 1999, the Center has facilitated the development and transfer of cutting-edge research from the laboratory to the general public for a wide range of research studies.
The goals of the UNC NORC are to:
The center is comprised of five research cores:
Our research is organized around six central themes:
|Last updated September 26, 2013|