Research & Discovery
Our scientists use a variety of research techniques and model systems to understand now nutrient metabolism influences health and disease, bridging virtually all of the sciences which study human biology (e.g. anatomy, biochemistry, epidemiology, genetics, etc.).
Our program resides within University of Utah Health which maintains outstanding core facilities and a robust Center for Clinical and Translational Science.
Many of our faculty members maintain joint or adjunct appointments with the:
- Molecular Medicine Program
- Diabetes and Metabolism Research Center
- Huntsman Cancer Institute
- Utah Vascular Research Lab
- Veteran’s Administration
- and other programs
You can also view a list of our research labs within the Department of Nutrition and Integrative Physiology.