Children's Nutrition Research Center records

Identity elements

Reference code

IC 066

Level of description

Collection

Title

Children's Nutrition Research Center records

Date(s)

  • 1981-1996 (Creation)

Extent

0.5 cubic feet (1 box)

Name of creator

(1978-)

Administrative history

The Children’s Nutrition Research Center was created in 1978 as a joint venture among Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital, and the USDA Agricultural Research Service. It is one of six USDA nutritional research centers. The CNRC’s areas of study are nutritional metabolism in mothers, infants, and children; childhood obesity prevention; pediatric clinical nutrition; molecular, cellular, and regulatory aspects of nutrition during development; and developmental determinants of obesity in infants and children.

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Scope and content

The Children's Nutrition Research Center records contains annual Reports, Nutrition & Your Child, CNRC news July/August 1996, Nutrition for the Future, Advances in Research 1991, Facility Feasibility Study, and Brochures.

Subjects: Nutrition

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Conditions governing access

This collection is unrestricted.

Physical access

Materials are in good condition.

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Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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Finding aids

None.

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Custodial history

Deed-3

Immediate source of acquisition

Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Children's Nutrition Research Center records; IC 066; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Alternative identifier(s)

TARO

00045

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