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Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


The Center for Human Nutrition at East Carolina University specializes in the evaluation and treatment of medical conditions that result in nutritional disorders. Our team of experts are dedicated to the care of individuals who are malnourished or at risk for malnutrition as a result of chronic medical illnesses or following surgery. Emphasis is placed on improving the function of the gastrointestinal tract by providing specialized nutrients, dietary modification, medications, nutrition support, training, and education. We provide a full range of services including intestinal rehabilitation, enteral and parenteral nutrition and general nutrition interventions for gastrointestinal disorders.