Congratulations to the 2018 CNS Award Recipients

Career Recognition Awards

Khursheed Jeejeebhoy Award for Best Application of Clinical Nutrition Research Findings to Clinical Practice
Leah Gramlich, MD, FRCPC
Royal Alexandra Hospital, Department of Medicine / University of Alberta
Supported by Abbott Canada

Young Investigator Award for Outstanding Research
Vicky Drapeau, PhD
Université Laval
Supported by the Canadian Nutrition Society

CIHR INMD / CNS – New Investigator Partnership Prize
Rachel Murphy, PhD
University of British Columbia

Supported by CIHR-INMD / CNS

Allied Health Award in Nutrition Care
Olivia Saqui, RN, BScN, MAEd
Toronto General Hospital

Supported by Fresenius Kabi

Nutrition Care Champion Award 
Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC
University of Waterloo

On behalf of the Canadian Malnutrition Task Force (CMTF)


Service Awards

President’s Volunteer Leadership Award 
Alison Duncan, PhD, RD
University of Guelph

Supported by the Canadian Nutrition Society


Publication Awards

Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism Award for Nutrition Translation 
Camila Lemos Pinto Oliveira
University of Alberta

Supported by Canadian Science Publishers 


Abstract Awards

Clinical Nutrition Research Abstract Award 
Maude Perreault, McMaster University
Supported by the Canadian Nutrition Society

The Gordon F. Mutch Young Investigator Award in Diabetes Research 
Brittany MacPherson, University of Guelph
Supported by the Gordon F. Mutch Family
 
Thematic Conference Abstract Award 
Caroline Anderson, Mount Saint Vincent University
Supported by the Canadian Nutrition Society

Mohammed Moghadasian Award for Student Research in the Application of Nutrition in Cardiovascular Disease 
Janie Allaire, Université Laval
Supported by Mohammed Moghadasian

George Beaton Award for Student Work in Public Health Nutrition 
Anne-Julie Tessier, McGill University
Supported by the Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto


Trainee Awards

PhD Dissertation Award for Outstanding Research 
Kathryn Hopperton, PhD
University of Toronto

Supported by DSM

Nutrition Graduate Student and Trainee Award Finalist /Christine Gagnon Memorial  Travel Award 
1st place:  Janie Allaire, Université Laval
2nd place:  Anne-Julie Tessier, McGill University
3rd place:  Vanessa Giuliano, University of Toronto

Finalists: 

  • Shoug Alashmali, University of Toronto
  • Janie Allaire, Université Laval
  • Jamie Lynn Clark, University of Manitoba
  • Vanessa Giuliano, University of Toronto
  • Josephine Jakubowski, McMaster University
  • Maude Perrault, McMaster University
  • Maryam Razaghi, McGill University
  • Anne-Julie Tessier, McGill University

CNS Poster Competition 
1st place:   Brittany MacPherson, University of Guelph
2nd place:  Elise Carbonneau, Université Laval 
3rd place:   Andrée-Anne Fafard St-Germain, University of Toronto

Finalists: 

  • Olatunji Akerele, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Elise Carbonneau, Université Laval 
  • Andrée-Anne Fafard St-Germain, University of Toronto
  • Beatriz Franco-Arellano, University of Toronto
  • Scott Lacombe, University of Toronto
  • Lin Lin, University of Toronto
  • Brittany MacPherson, University of Guelph
  • Laura Vergeer, University of Toronto

Infographic Award Competition

Infographic Award Finalists 
Supported by Mount Saint Vincent University

1st place:   Gaya Murthy, University of British Columbia
2nd place:  Shirin Panahi, Université Laval
3rd place (tie):   Michèle Rousseau, Université Laval and Wenxi Zhu, Mount Saint Vincent University

Finalists: 

  • Jolene Bianco, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • Gaya Murthy, University of British Columbia
  • Shirin Panahi, Université Laval
  • Michèle Rousseau, Université Laval
  • Erik Vandenboer, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • Shelley Vanderhout, University of Toronto
  • Yuka Yamazaki, Mount Saint Vincent University
  • Wenxi Zhu, Mount Saint Vincent University

Fellowship Awards

Clinical Nutrition Fellowship
To be announced
Supported by CNS, CIHR-INMD and Nestlé Health Sciences

Clinical Nutrition Fellowship
To be announced
Supported by CNS, CIHR-INMD and Nestlé Health Sciences