About Us

Pennington Biomedical Research Center puts science to work for a healthier Louisiana, a healthier country and a healthier global community. A world research leader and a campus of Louisiana State University, our mission is to discover the triggers of chronic diseases through innovative research that improves human health across the lifespan.

We are helping people to live well beyond the expected.

Since its founding, Pennington Biomedical has led the scientific community in achieving clinical research breakthrough in nutrition, obesity and diabetes. Key advantages we offer include: 

No one is better equipped to move your discovery forward.