NGx 2020

Nutrigenetics, Nutrigenomics and Precision Nutrition Short Course

North Carolina Research Campus • Kannapolis, North Carolina


Designed for graduate students, health professionals and nutrition scientists from academia, agencies, and industry

This annual workshop-style course provides the fundamental concepts of nutrigenetics, nutrigenomics and precision nutrition through cutting edge presentations and hands-on experiences. Attendees have the opportunity to participate in a personal DNA test and examine their own nutrigenetic data.


Presented by:

UNC Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) and the UNC Nutrition and Obesity Research Center (NORC)

The UNC Nutrition Research Institute building is located on the 350-acre NC Research Campus in Kannapolis.

UNC Chapel Hill

The Nutrition Research Institute is a unit of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. With an environment that inspires pioneering research, innovation, and entrepreneurship, UNC Chapel Hill has long been an agent for economic prosperity in North Carolina. At the NRI we are proud of our Carolina heritage and to be representing it on the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis.

NC Research Campus

The North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, just north of Charlotte, is home to eight university research centers, plus industry, government and nonprofit organizations that share the goal of empowering human health through nutrition. Collectively, scientists focus on understanding the science behind precision nutrition and safer, more nutritious crops and foods.