From our earliest days, we set out to improve the lives of Georgians through teaching, research and outreach.

Today, our researchers continue to live out this bold directive, pursuing projects and making discoveries aimed at improving the human condition.

From uncovering the secrets of making antibacterial plastic to strengthening families and addressing obesity, we are boldly advancing the University of Georgia's mission to solve some of the world's most pressing issues.

Here are some recent projects in which our researchers are involved: