Awards

The American College of Nutrition Award

2018 Winner: Derrick MacFabe, MD, FACN

This historic award recognizes the career accomplishments of senior scientists in the field of personalized nutrition and acknowledges their distinguished achievements and contributions.

2018 Winner: Derrick MacFabe, MD, FACN

 

Communications & Media Award Sponsored by The Perricone Charitable Foundation

2018 Winner: Christopher Mason, PhD

This award acknowledges the outstanding achievements of an individual in raising awareness of the importance of nutrition through the media.

2018 Winner: Christopher Mason, PhD

 

Alexander & Mildred Seelig Award

2018 Winner: José M Ordovás, PhD

This award recognizes a highly esteemed scientist who has made outstanding contributions to the field of micronutrient research and is given in memory of Drs. Alexander and Mildred Seelig.

2018 Winner: José M Ordovás, PhD

 

Charles E. Ragus Award

2018 Winner: Christopher M. Lockwood, PhD

This award acknowledges an outstanding research paper published in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition in the past year.

2018 Winner: Christopher M. Lockwood, PhD

 

Grace A. Goldsmith Award

2018 Winner: Yael Joffe, PhD, RD, FACN

This award acknowledges significant scientific achievements contributing to the advancement of the field of personalized nutrition.

2018 Winner: Yael Joffe, PhD, RD, FACN

 

Humanitarian Award

2018 Winner: Artemis Simopoulos, MD, FACN

This special award acknowledges an individual or organization who has worked selflessly and effectively in the broader field of nutrition to benefit humanity.

2018 Winner: Artemis Simopoulos, MD, FACN

 

Mark Bieber Award - Academic Accomplishments

2018 Academic Accomplishments Winner: Simon Evans, PMP, PhD

This award recognizes academic accomplishments in the field of nutrition and is given in memory of Dr. Mark Bieber.

2018 Academic Accomplishments Winner: Simon Evans, PMP, PhD

 

Stanley Wallach Award

2018 Winner: Ahmed El-Sohemy, PhD

The award acknowledges a highly esteemed investigator or practitioner of nutritional science who has made significant contributions to the advancement of the understanding of human nutrition and its role in health. This award is given in honor of Dr. Stanley Wallach.

2018 Winner: Ahmed El-Sohemy, PhD

 

Best Research Poster Awards

This award acknowledges the top three posters presented at the Personalized Nutrition annual conference.

2018 Best Poster Winners

  • First Place: Rama Kiblawi for ONE-CARBON METABOLITES AND ASSOCIATIONS WITH SYSTEMIC INFLAMMATION AND ANGIOGENESIS BIOMARKERS AMONG COLORECTAL CANCER PATIENTS
  • Second Place: Sandi Navarro for EFFECTS OF A DIETARY PATTERN CHARACTERIZED BY WHOLE GRAINS AND OTHER PLANT FOODS COMPARED TO REFINED GRAINS AND ADDED SUGARS ON PLASMA METABOLOMICS PROFILES IN A RANDOMIZED, CONTROLLED, CROSSOVER FEEDING STUDY IN HEALTHY ADULTS
  • Third Place: Shaza Lauren for CIRCADIAN MISALIGNMENT, DIETARY PATTERNS, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, AND SLEEP QUALITY IN SHIFT WORKERS