The New York Obesity Research Center

The New York Obesity Research Center

The New York Obesity Research consists of the Weight Control Unit and provides therapy for about 150 obese outpatients per week. Since its inception in 1977, more than 4000 obese patients, representing a broad cross-section of ethnic groups and socio-economic classes, have been treated at the Core's Weight Control Unit and more recently at the Vanltallie Center for Nutrition and Weight Management.