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UPCHURCH, DAN R
Area Director
dan.upchurch@ars.usda.gov
(979) 260-9347
15 CHILDREN'S WAY
LITTLE ROCK, AR 72202
Little Rock AR 72204

Mission:
The mission of the Arkansas Children's Nutrition Center is 1) to conduct research to examine the effects of nutrition and diet on central nervous system development and function of infants and children; and 2) to determine the effects of early dietary factors (phytochemicals) contained in vegetables, fruits and grains on the long-term health consequences of children.

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