United States Hispanic Nutrition Research and Education Center (Harlingen)
Principal Investigator:Daniel E. Hale, M.D.
Funding:HRSA & Harlingen Economic Development Commission
Goal:Establish the first nutrition center in the US dedicated to Hispanic issues
Have funded 10 pilot projects to date
Will be funding an additional 2 pilot projects in Harlingen for each of the next 3 years
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