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 CNS Annual Conference. The award package consists of a monetary award, and a framed certificate or plaque. Please see the conference program for details on award presentations and lectures.

Previous Award Winners

2024 - Jianzhang Dong - University of Guelph
2023 - Isabelle Petitclerc - Université Laval
2022 - Zeyu Yang, University of Toronto
2021 - Sarah Jarvis, University of Toronto
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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