PhD Dissertation Award

for Outstanding Research Contributing to the Degree Of PhD

The PhD Dissertation Award is given for outstanding research in nutrition at the PhD level and considers scientific papers constituting a publication of thesis material as a component of the award. The award is limited to students (and supervisors) who are members of the Canadian Nutrition Society/Société canadienne de nutrition (for at least one year prior to receiving award) who have successfully defended their PhD thesis not more than 12 months prior to January 31 of the current year in which the award is being presented.

The nomination package should include the following:

A jury, selected by the President and Awards Chair, will select the recipient of the award. Persons willing to serve on the selection committee may contact the Chair. The recipient of the award will present a PhD Dissertation Award Lecture highlighting his/her research at the CNS-SCN Annual Conference and shall be entitled to a plaque and a complimentary ticket to the Awards Banquet. The nominator will be invited to introduce the recipient and the plaque will be presented at the lecture as well as at the CNS Awards Banquet.

Nominations are due February 1, 2019 - submitted via the Online Award Nomination tool 

 


Previous Award Winners 

2019 - Lisa Martin, PhD, RD - University of Alberta
2018 - Kathryn Hopperton, PhD - University of Toronto
2017 - Crystal Karakochuk, PhD - University of British Columbia
2016 - Julie Mason-Ennis, PhD - University of Toronto
2015 - Teri Emrich, PhD - University of Toronto
2014 - Bibiana Garcia-Bailo, PhD - University of Toronto
2013 - Justine Tishinsky, PhD - University of Guelph
2012 - Rachel A Murphy, PhD - University of Alberta

2011 - Christopher K. Tomlinson, PhD - University of Toronto
2010 - Julia Wong, PhD - University of Toronto
2009 - (Not awarded)
2008 - Nick Bellissimo, PhD, University of Toronto

 

 


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