|ObesityWeek — TOS Section Awards: And the Winners Are!
Pioneer Award for Excellence in the Field
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 12:00 – 1:30pm CT, Music City Center: 201 A-B , Level 2
Congratulations to the following recipients recognized by the eHealth/mHealth Section for demonstrating excellence in the field and paving the way for further advancements in technologies to enhance obesity research, prevention and treatment.
Delia West, PhD, FTOS
University of South Carolina
Oded Bar-Or Award
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 12:00 – 1:30pm CT, Music City Center: 101 C-E, Level 1
Congratulations to this distinguished recipient recognized by the Pediatric Obesity Section for significant contributions to basic and applied pediatric obesity research that have resulted in major advances in scientific understanding of etiology, prevention and treatment.
Denise E. Wilfley, PhD, FTOS
Washington University School of Medicine
TOS Shiriki Kumanyika Diversity and Disparities Leadership Award
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 6:30 – 8:30pm CT, Music City Center: 201 A-B , Level 2
Congratulations to the recipient recognized by the Research in Diverse Populations Section in recognition of research which has made a significant impact in the field of obesity disparities. This award will be presented during the Research in Diverse
Populations Section meeting.
Kari North, PhD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Congratulations to all on this well-deserved honor!
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