About Us

The Metabolism Unit, formed in 2019, was previously known as the Massachusetts General Hospital Program in Nutritional Metabolism.

Our Team

Our team has a broad array of expertise ranging from neuroendocrinology, pediatric endocrinology, nutrition, infectious diseases, immunology and advanced non-invasive radiographic imaging.

Research Studies

The Metabolism Unit is currently conducting a number of clinical research studies. See what we're researching.

Publications & Patents

See a list of the most prominent publications and patents from the members of the Metabolism Unit.

Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORCH)

The NORCH aims to equip nutrition and obesity researchers with the tools and technology they need in order to conduct cutting-edge research.

The Program in Nutritional Metabolism

We are a multidisciplinary program with the goal of extending research through collaborations with multiple departments.

#1 Research Hospital in America

Mass General is the #1 Research Hospital in America and recognized in 14 specialties assessed by U.S. News & World Report.