Congratulations to the Harry M. Vars Award Candidates

2024 Harry M. Vars Award Candidates

Megan Follett

Promising Investigator Award Recipient
Megan Follett, MS, RD
Abstract Title: Intestinal Barrier Function and Tight Junction Protein Differences in Human Milk vs Infant Formula-Fed Neonatal Piglets

Osman Mohamed Elfadil

Osman Mohamed Elfadil, MBBS
Abstract Title: Changes in Free Fatty Acids and Metabolomics With a Fish Oil Fortified High Protein Peptide-Based Formula in Home Enterally Fed Patients: A Pilot Study
Asia M. Nakakura
Asia M. Nakakura, MS, RD, CSSD, CNSC
Abstract Title: Carbohydrate and Wound Healing in Critically Ill Burn Patients
Jana K. Ponce

Harry M. Vars Award Recipient
Jana K. Ponce, PhD, RD
Abstract Title: Association Between Malnutrition and Post-Acute COVID-19 Sequelae: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Jiwei Wang

Jiwei Wang, PhD
Abstract Title: Propyl Acetate Inhibits Excessive Autophagy via AMPK/mTOR Signaling Pathway and Protects the Intestinal Barrier During Parenteral Nutrition in Mice and Caco-2 Cells