The Best Article Award will be presented to authors Hayden Stewart, PhD; Jeffrey Hyman, BA; Elizabeth Frazao, PhD; Jean C. Buzby, PhD; and Andrea Carlson, PhD, for their article, "Can Low-income Americans Afford to Satisfy MyPyramid Fruit and Vegetable Guidelines?," published in the May/June 2011 issue of JNEB. The best article was selected from 79 published articles, briefs, and reports. Dr. Stewart will present the results of the Best Article at the George M. Briggs Nutrition Science Symposium on Monday, July 14th.
The Best GEM award was presented to Desiree Backman, DrPH, MS, RD; Jacqueline Cheung, MBA; Dona Francis, MPH; Sharon Sugerman, MS, RD, FADA; and Curtis Granger, BS, for "Catering Trucks in California Promote Healthful Eating in Low-Wage Worksites," published in the July/August 2011 Network for a Healthy California supplement issue of JNEB. GEMs are resources developed to educate on certain topics or distribute programs to help in the nutrition education field. The best GEM was selected from 17 published GEMs.
Interviews with best article author Hayden Stewart and best GEM author Desiree Backman are available online as iTunes podcasts at itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/journal-nutrition-education/id437029195.
Detailed conference information is online at www.sneb.org/events/conference.html
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