Past Research Workshop Travel Award Winners

Adam Kuchnia, MS, RD, Graduate Research Assistant, Food Science and Nutrition, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
Abstract Title: Phase Angle and Impedance Ratio: Bioimpedance Spectroscopy-Generated Reference Cut-points from National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey IV and V.

Michael Paris, Master of Science Student Kinesiology,
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
Abstract Title: VALIDation of bedside Ultrasound of Muscle layer thickness of the quadriceps in the critically ill patient (VALIDUM study): preliminary results. 

Yada Treesukosol, MS, PhD, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Abstract Title: Short-term Calorically-dense Diet Exposure Alters Chorda Tympani and Plasma Insulin, but Not Unconditioned Lick Responses to Sucrose

Brenten Popiel, BS, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Zion, IL
Abstract Title:
Catheter-related Bloodstream Infection Rates in Advanced Oncology Patients on Home Parenteral Nutrition: Impact of a Standardized Catheter Care Protocol
Abstract Title: Outcomes of Systematic Nutritional Assessment and Medical Nutrition Therapy in Pancreatic Cancer

Martine Sealy BSc., Hanze University of Applied Sciences, Groningen, Netherlands
Abstract Title:
Cross-cultural Adaptation of the Dutch Version of the Scored Patient-Generated Subjective Global Assessment 

Katie Redman, B.S., James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital, Tampa, FL
Abstract Title:
Identifying Predictors for Enteral Nutrition in Patients Undergoing Chemoradiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer