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Rationale for Establishment of National Nutrition Surveillance Centre at UCD

Rationale for Establishment
The Centre acts an independent source of information and advice for the HSE and the DOHC. It responds to information requests on nutrition-related topics from the media, health services, statutory and voluntary bodies. It periodically publishes research reports which are widely disseminated among HSE personnel, food agencies, producers, retailers, caterers, academics, teachers and the media.