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What are the Primary Functions of the Center?

Information Clearinghouse – The Center disseminates credible, accurate, and practical nutrition, physical activity, diet, and health information for nutrition and health professionals, educators, government personnel and consumers.

Access nutrition, diet and health information at the click of a mouse! Visit the Nutrition Information and Resource Center web site. (www.clemson.edu/nirc)

Research – The Center’s Activities involve discovering new knowledge through research that integrates social, behavioral, cultural, and physical factors critical to understanding problems, implementing programs, and developing policies designed to prevent obesity, and reduce chronic disease risk.

Education – The Center offers many educational programs that focus on healthy eating and active living.