The mission of the NRCI is to support multi-disciplinary research and provide a suitable platform for scientists (for example, medical, biological, nutritional and social) to exchange knowledge and gain further understanding into the study of human well-being.
This centre was established by researchers within the School of Health Science at the Waterford Institute of Technology, and provides a unique space for scientists to conduct research across a diverse range of human health related disciplines.
The main research areas active within the centre are:
Eye Health and Function
Chemistry and Biochemistry
We have a multidisciplinary team with expertise in the areas of biotechnology; eye health and function; cognitive health; chemistry and biochemistry; statistics and clinical nutrition.