Want to See Your Name on This List?
Announcements about the awards processed are sent to members via E-blasts and the EML. All DPG members are encouraged to apply. Before submitting an application, please take a moment to review the requirements for each award.
And, the Winner Is...
PUBLISHED FIRST AUTHOR AWARD
Susan E. Steck
University of South Carolina
Steck et al. Calcium, magnesium, and whole-milk intakes and high-aggressive prostate cancer in the North Carolina-Louisiana Prostate Cancer Project.
EMERGING INVESTIGATOR FIRST AUTHOR AWARD
Kate Gardner Burt
Burt et al. Development of the GREEN (Garden Resources, Education, and Environment Nexus) Tool: An evidence-based model for school garden integration.
SUGAR ASSOCIATION/RESEARCH DPG PILOT GRANT ($10,000)
University of Central Missouri
Project title: Development and validation of a lipid oxidation index (LOI) for commonly consumed foods.
THE MEAD JOHNSON NUTRITION/RESEARCH DPG STUDENT PILOT GRANT ($1,200)
Lisa M. Lanza
Project title: Regional prefrontal cortex activation to potentially rewarding activities in postpartum women with and without depression compared to nulligravida women.
Megan Elaine Larson
Bowling Green State University
Project title: Comparison of body composition assessment techniques in collegiate and maters level swimmers.
THE MEAD JOHNSON NUTRITION/RDPG STUDENT RESEARCH AWARD ($300)
The University of Texas at Austin
Project title: National School Lunch Program associated with higher dietary quality.
Project title: Identifying primary care providers to increase dietetian referrals.
University of Mississippi
Project title: Impact of a produce intervention on parental produce intake and behaviors.