Texas Tech University

Obesity Research Cluster


Obesity Research Cluster Annual Meeting 2019

News & Announcements

  • Congratulations to the 2018 ORC Poster Competition Winners:
    • Oral Presentation:
      • Kalhara Menikdiwela 1st
      • Nadeeja Wijayatunga 2nd
      • Rebecca Beights 3rd
    • Poster Presentation:
      • Hunter Edwards & Mizanur Rahman 1st
      • Prakash Parajuli 2nd
      • Zahra Feizy 3rd

      Open Positions

      • None available at this time

      View The Obesity Society (TOS) Infographic »

      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

Obesity Research Cluster