The staff at Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR), formerly the Nutrition Evidence Library (NEL), specializes in conducting food- and nutrition-related systematic reviews. These reviews are research projects that answer important public health questions by evaluating the scientific evidence on topics relevant to Federal policy and programs.
Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR), formerly NEL
Nutrition Evidence Library was renamed to Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR) to communicate that we are a team of professionals who specialize in conducting systematic reviews on food- and nutrition-related topics.
The Pregnancy and Birth to 24 Months Systematic Review Project
The Pregnancy and Birth to 24 Months (P/B-24) Project was jointly led by the USDA and the US Department of Health and Human Services. For the P/B-24 Project, NESR conducted systematic reviews on a select number of questions on diet and health for infants, toddlers, and women who are pregnant.
2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Systematic Reviews
USDA’s Nutrition Evidence Systematic Review (NESR) team is supporting the 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s science-based review of specific topics and supporting scientific questions related to nutrition and health – from birth into older adulthood.