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This program of research is aimed at maintaining and promoting health, reducing the burden of chronic disease and preserving optimal quality of life, through improved nutrition and physical activity.
Our research is focused on the development and expression of preventable chronic diseases particularly cardiovascular disease. Research activities include the assessment of physiological, psychological, social, and environmental determinants implicated in the development of chronic diseases.
Our objectives are:
Our team includes researchers with expertise in human nutrition, sensory science and public health.