Thematic Conference Abstract Award

The Thematic Conference Abstract Award is given for student work (based on an abstract submitted to the CNS Annual Conference) in the field related to the CNS Thematic Conference of the current year (2017 - Gut Health and the Microbiome). 

Trainees must indicate if they would like their abstract to be considered for the Nutrition Graduate Student and Trainee Award (supported by Nestlé) and/or the CNS Poster Competition at the time of the abstract submission. The award winner is the highest ranked abstract in - for 2017 - Advances in Nutrition, Gut Health and Microbiome. They will present their work either as an oral presentation or poster presentation at the annual conference.

A committee, appointed by the President and Awards Chair, will make the selection for the recipient of the Thematic Confrence Award. Persons willing to serve on the selection committee may contact the Awards Chair. The Award consists of a monetary award and a plaque, and will be presented at the CNS Annual Conference.

Award Winners

Ashkan Hashemi, University of Toronto - Gut Health and the Microbiome 

Past Winners

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2016 Stéphanie Bégin Metabolic Syndrome
2015 Samanah Farsijani Protein
2014 Yanan Wang Carbohydrates
2013 Hubert Cormier Lipids