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The Gordon F. Mutch Young Investigator Award in Diabetes Research

The Gordon F. Mutch Young Investigator Award in Diabetes Research of the Canadian Nutrition Society (CNS) is given for basic or clinical research studying the role of lifestyle factors on the prevention and/or treatment of type 2 diabetes. The Award is given for the highest ranked abstract investigating the role of diet, individual nutrients, physical activity, sleep, circadian rhythms, etc. on type 2 diabetes using cell culture or animal models, or through human intervention trials. 

To be considered for this award, the applicant:

A committee, appointed by the CNS President and Awards Chair, will short list potential recipients for the Gordon F. Mutch Young Investigator Award in Diabetes Research. The Gordon F. Mutch family will make the final selection. The Award will be presented at the virtual 2021 CNS Annual Conference. The award package consists of a monetary award, and a framed certificate or plaque. * NOTE: Due to the continued effect of COVID-19, the CNS 2021 Annual Conference will take place virtually. Details on format, including how award presentations and lectures will occur will be determined in the coming weeks. Please watch for updates.

Previous Award Winners

2020 - Not Awarded
2019 - Leila Khorraminezhad, Université Laval
2018 - Brittany MacPherson, University of Guelph
2017 - Simon Bissonette, University of Montréal
2016 - Hubert Cormier, Université Laval

2015 - Sarah Dainty, University of Guelph
2014 - Kaitlin Roke, University of Guelph
2013 - Shirin Panahi, University of Toronto



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