We are delighted to announce the CN Awards 2016 winners. Thank you to the readers that took the time to nominate their colleagues for an Award, those that voted and, of course, the companies that have sponsored a specific Award – without all of which this year's CN Awards would not have been such a great success.
Nutrition Resource of the Year
BAPEN Nutritional Care Tool
Social Media Personality of the Year
Principle Dietitian, St George's Hospital – @RD_Catherine
Community Nutrition Professional of the Year
Lead HEN Dietitian for Adults, Home Enteral Nutrition (HEN) Team, Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust
Sponsored by Yakult
Yakult is delighted to sponsor the 2016 CN Award for 'Community Nutrition Professional of the Year'.
Visit: yakult.co.uk/hcp for free educational and research information.
Student of the Year
Fight The Fads – Harriet Smith, Caroline Day, Elisabeth Cresta
Co-founders of Fight The Fads, British Dietetic Association (BDA) Student Representative
on Council, Presidents of the King's College London (KCL) Nutrition & Dietetics Society
& KCL Student Dietitians
Sponsored by nutrinovo
nutrinovo, the company behind the innovative 'ProSource' range of products, is delighted to be sponsoring the CN Award for Student of the Year – helping to support the nutrition professionals of the future.
Coeliac Professional of the Year
Gastroenterology Dietitian, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Clinical Nutrition Professional of the Year
Home Enteral Feed Dietitian, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Sponsored by Special K
Special K provides a range of healthy breakfast cereals including flakes, porridges and granolas.
See specialk.co.uk for more information.
Paediatric Nutrition Professional of the Year
Foodtalk – Lindsay Gilbert, Melissa Little, Shirley Serber Souza & Verena Trend
Foodtalk Community Interest Company
Sponsored by Nutricia Early Life Nutrition
Nutricia Early Life Nutrition are delighted to sponsor the Award for 'Paediatric Nutrition Professional of the Year'.
For further information please visit: eln.nutricia.co.uk
New Product of the Year
Thick & Easy Clear
Fresenius Kabi, www.fresenius-kabi.co.uk
The 'Geoff Simmonett' Commitment to Patient Care Award
Enteral Nurse Specialist, Nutricia Homeward
Sponsored by Nutricia Homeward Nursing Service
The Nutricia Homeward Nursing Service is the largest dedicated enteral nursing service in the UK. It has been supporting enterally fed community patients for 15 years. www.nutricia.co.uk
CN Writer of the Year
Louise Henry & Gayle Black
Senior Specialist Dietitians – Children, Teenagers and Young Adults, The Royal Marsden
NHS Foundation Trust
Outstanding Achievement Award
Dr Mike Stroud OBE
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Southampton General Hospital, and past-President of BAPEN
Sponsored by Abbott Nutrition
Abbott Nutrition, pioneers of products and services that help improve the health and wellbeing of infants, children and adults, is delighted to sponsor the CN Award for 'Outstanding Achievement'. For further information about Abbott Nutrition, visit: www.abbottnutrition.co.uk
Congratulations to all the 2016 CN Award winners. To read what the winners had to say when finding out about winning a CN Award, click here.