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U N I V E R S I T Y of H O U S T O N From the Director

Summary: U N I V E R S I T Y of H O U S T O N
From the Director
The Texas Obesity
Research Center
(TORC) promotes
research, education
and training. TORC
fosters local community collaborations to
develop state-of-the-art obesity prevention
and control methodologies through cross
sectional and longitudinal research
investigating psychosocial, environmental
and biologic determinants of obesity and its
The mission of TORC is to conduct basic and
applied research in obesity prevention,
treatment and control
Educating students in an interdisciplinary
approach to topics related to obesity and


Source: Azevedo, Ricardo - Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston


Collections: Biology and Medicine; Environmental Sciences and Ecology