ACNC In The News


ACNC In The News

Read up on things we have done in the community and in the lab.

Our Nutritionist, Elizabeth Hayes, interviewed with KATV’s Elicia Dover on Good Afternoon Arkansas to talk about probiotics during pregnancy

Our Nutrition Research Assistant, Audrey Chandler, interviewed with KATV’s Elicia Dover on Good Afternoon Arkansas to talk about healthy breakfast choices for kids

Our Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Alvin Dupens, interviewed with KATV’s Elicia Dover on Good Afternoon Arkansas to talk about exercise during pregnancy

Our Clinical Research Promoter, Lauren Ramsey, interviewed with KATV’s Elicia Dover on Good Afternoon Arkansas to talk about our center and our studies

ACNC’s “Laboratory for Active Kids and Families” is toured by Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin and University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt

NIH awards $11.5 million to Arkansas Children’s Research Institute to establish unique pediatric research center

Dr. Brian Piccolo has been selected to be part of the prestigious Nutrition Leadership Institute Class of 2017. Congratulations!!

  • Using an annual competitive selection model, the Dannon Institute identifies top candidates from academia, industry and medicine,  based on the promise of these individuals as emerging leaders in nutrition science.
  • Dr. Piccolo is the first scientist ever to be selected from Arkansas.

ACNC discusses the importance of exercise during pregnancy

ACNC takes part in Springfest 2017

ACNC Director Dr. Sean Adams discusses the pros and cons of breastfeeding vs formula feeding.