Welcome to the East Carolina University (ECU) Pediatric Healthy Weight Research and Treatment Center (PHWRTC).
On this site you will find information about our research, community involvement and clinical programs, including how to make referrals to our Pediatric Healthy Weight clinic. You can also access links to local, regional, state and national information and data related to childhood obesity, nutrition, and physical activity.
We hope the site is helpful as you look for resources and strategies to combat childhood obesity in eastern North Carolina, our state and our country.
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