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DIRECTOR Susan K. Fried, PhD
Associate Directors George L. Blackburn, MD, PhD
Andrew S. Greenberg, MD
ABOUTThe Boston Nutrition Obesity Research Center (BNORC), funded by the National Institutes of Health, NIDDK, is a consortium of institutions -- BMC, Tufts Medical Center and the USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, the Harvard School of Public Health, and three Harvard Hospitals, the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Our Cores, Pilot and Feasibility Program and annual programs, retreat, seminars and workshops promote inter- and multi-disciplinary research in nutrition and obesity.
We are especially proud of our Pilot and Feasibility Program which has helped support many promising new investigators who have gone on to exceptionally successful scientific careers.
The overall objectives of BNORC are to:
RESEARCH CORESAdipose Tissue Biology and Nutrient Metabolism Core (ABM)
Transgenic (at BIDMC)
Epidemiology and Genetics (at HSPH)
Clinical and Community Research (at Tufts and MGH)
After consulting with the Core Director, please submit the Core User Request Form.
Susan K. Fried, PhD (BU School of Medicine)
Andrew Greenberg, MD (Tufts University and HNRCA)
Mi-Jeong Lee, PhD (BU School of Medicine)