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Children's Nutrition Research Center - Faculty

Houston, Texas

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Children's Nutrition Research Center - Faculty
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CNRC Faculty

Children's Nutrition Research Center faculty are trained in disciplines ranging from biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, human genetics, physiology, nutrition, plant biology, animal science, physics, statistics, epidemiology, behavioral science, and psychology, as well as pediatric medical subspecialties.

This scientific synergy fosters research collaborations across disciplines and at all scientific levels, from plant and animal studies at the molecular/cellular level to human nutrition studies at the clinical level, with the single goal of improving the nutritional well being of children.

Steven A. Abrams, M.D.
Janice C. Baranowski, M.P.H., R.D.
Tom Baranowski, Ph.D.
John W. Belmont, M.D., Ph.D.
Dennis Bier, M.D.
Douglas G. Burrin, Ph.D.
Nancy Butte, Ph.D.
Miao-Hsueh Chen, Ph.D.
Ning-Hui Cheng, Ph.D.
Karen Weber Cullen, Ph.D., RD, LD
Jayna M. Dave, Ph.D.
Teresa A. Davis, Ph.D.
Kenneth Ellis, Ph.D.
Marta Fiorotto, Ph.D.
John P. Foreyt, Ph.D.
Loning Fu, Ph.D.
Kenneth Gabbay, M.D.
Michael A. Grusak, Ph.D.
Lauren C. Goldie, Ph.D.
Xinfu Guan, Ph.D.
Yongtao Guan, Ph.D.
Darryl L. Hadsell, Ph.D.
Morey W. Haymond, M.D.
William C. Heird, M.D.
Kendal D. Hirschi, Ph.D.
Sheryl O. Hughes, Ph.D.
Farook Jahoor, Ph.D.
Craig L. Johnston, Ph.D.
Mark Manary, M.D.
Juan C. Marini, Ph.D.
Jason A. Mendoza, M.D., M.P.H.
David Moore, Ph.D.
Kathleen J. Motil, M.D., Ph.D.
Paul Nakata, Ph.D.
Buford L. Nichols, M.D.
Theresa A. Nicklas, Ph.D.
Teresia M. O'Connor, M.D., B.S.
Renán Orellana, M.D., FAAP
Jeffrey M. Rosen, M.D., Ph.D.
Monique Rijnkels, Ph.D.
Robert J. Shulman, M.D.
Partha Sen, Ph.D.
Lanlan Shen, M.D., Ph.D.
Roman J. Shypailo
C. Wayne Smith, M.D.
E. O'Brian Smith, Ph.D.
Barbara Stoll, Ph.D.
Janice E. Stuff, Ph.D.
Agus Suryawan, Ph.D.
Yuxiang Sun, M.D., Ph.D.
Deborah Thompson, Ph.D.
Qiang Tong, Ph.D.
Ignatia B. Van den Veyver, M.D.
Robert Waterland, Ph.D.
Olga Carey Watkins, Ph.D.
William W. Wong, Ph.D.
Yong Xu, M.D., Ph.D.

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