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MU Nutritional Center for Health (MUNCH) houses a metabolic kitchen, a teaching kitchen and an observational research lab to facilitate research.

Welcome to Nutrition and Exercise Physiology

MISSION:The mission of the Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology at the University of Missouri is to improve the health of Missourians and the larger population through research, teaching and outreach related to nutrition and physical activity. We strive to be a diverse set of leaders, innovators and educators who promote improved human health through our focus on nutrition and physical activity.

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Recent Student Research

Tim HedenTimothy D. Heden

Most Effective Time to Exercise in Type 2 Diabetes

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Opportunities for Students

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NEP Internship Program: gain practical work experience in fitness centers, corporations, clinics or agencies.

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Undergraduate Research Internship Program: gain research experience in Nutritional Sciences and Exercise Physiology.

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Study Abroad in Greece, Ireland, Italy or Japan.

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Student Organizations: network and gain experiences in the Nutrition and Wellness Association and/or the NEP Graduate Student Association