Clinical Nutrition Research Centre

About us

Professor Peter Howe from the School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy is Director of the Clinical Nutrition Research Centre (CNRC).  It offers Australia's foremost expertise in the design and conduct of human intervention trials to evaluate cardiovascular, metabolic, anti-inflammatory and mental health benefits of functional nutrients, foods and nutraceuticals.

The CNRC is a multi-institutional research collaboration aimed at:

  • consolidating existing research strengths
  • building partnerships with stakeholders
  • delivering translational research outcomes
  • setting a benchmark for research excellence

In collaboration with:

Swinburne Centre for Human Psychopharmacology

UniSA Nutritional Physiology Research Centre

PRC for Physical Activity & Nutrition

CRC for Evidence-Based Health Food and Supplements

The University of Newcastle is a participant in the bid for the CRC for Evidence-Based Health Food and Supplements.