The Enrichment Program is an essential component of the NORC. The activities of our Program are specifically designed to foster the exchange of knowledge and ideas among faculty members, trainees, research staff, and the community at large. These activities span basic science, translational science, and nutrition and obesity relevant community engagement and policy. Upcoming Seminars… Read more »

  The administrative offices of the UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center are located in Michael Hooker Research Center in the Gillings School of Global Public Health. Driving directions to the Center, along with appropriate contact information, are located below this map. If you are planning a trip to UNC, you may also wish to visit… Read more »

The primary objective of the Pilot & Feasibility Grant Program is to support the development of innovative research in nutrition and obesity. The program is specifically designed to help investigators collect preliminary data sufficient enough to support a grant application for independent research support and published work. Project Criteria Pilot & Feasibility (P&F)projects may be… Read more »

UNC Departments in Health Sciences UNC School of Medicine UNC School of Dentistry UNC School of Nursing UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy UNC Research Centers and Programs UNC Nutrition Research Institute UNC Center of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention UNC Center for Diabetes Translation Research to Reduce Health Disparities UNC Food Research Program UNC Nutrition… Read more »

Membership into the NORC research base is open to any UNC faculty member who is actively engaged in nutrition and/or obesity-related research supported by NORC services. Qualifications To qualify for membership, investigators must (1) have a nutrition and/or obesity research grant which has been peer-reviewed and funded by the NIH, CDC, NSF, or another large agency… Read more »

CHAI Core offers state of the art techniques and resources for the development of behavioral science interventions aimed at health promotion and disease prevention. About the CHAI Core CHAI Core (Communication for Health Applications and Interventions) is a one-stop shop for investigators looking to add value to their research studies in the areas of technology,… Read more »

The UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) provides support and expertise to scientists studying the role of nutrition and obesity in public health. . Our center is one of 12 centers in the country funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases that is specifically designed to enhance the efficiency, productivity,… Read more »

  Please Cite the Grant. Our productivity and effectiveness as a Center is measured in part by the citation of the grant in your published work. Please use the following acknowledgement in your publications: Supported by National Institutes of Health Grant DK056350 to the UNC Nutrition Obesity Research Center.   Stay connected!      … Read more »

Concierge Home | Biostatistics | Clinical Research The Clinical Research Concierge provides assistance to (a) investigators with little or no clinical research experience and (b) for projects that may or may not have funding or a protocol in place for newly approved or in-progress clinical and translational research studies. Services Developing new study designs and reviewing… Read more »

Through the Biostatistics Program investigators receive consultation support for the development, design and implementation of nutrition and obesity in clinical and translational research.  The program helps investigators with answering the “who, what, when, where, why and how” questions in research. Our Biostatistician provides guidance and support to investigators who need assistance with analyzing and interpreting data… Read more »