Obesity Research Cluster


Vision Statement

Achieve national leadership and recognition in interdisciplinary Obesity research and education.

Mission Statement

Develop interdisciplinary basic clinical and community translational research to prevent and treat Obesity along with its related complications, using innovative collaborations and strategic partnerships.


  • Integrity & Trust
  • Respect for Interdisciplinary Teamwork & Diversity
  • Mentoring & Training
  • Compassion & Dedication
  • Multidisciplinary & Dynamic Knowledge Development and Dissemination

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