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2018 CN Awards - The winners

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We are delighted to announce the CN Awards 2018 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.

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And the winners are...

Nutrition Resource of the Year

PENG Clinical Update Course 
Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Group (PENG) a specialist group of the British Dietetic Association (BDA)

New Product of the Year

PINNT/TeamTAG 'Medical Tag'
Patients On Intravenous & Nasogastric Nutrition Therapy (PINNT)

 Community Nutrition Professional of the Year

Northern Trust led – Regional Prescribing Support Dietetic Team, Northern Ireland
The team: Marie-Claire Kane (Team Lead), Fiona Hegarty, Kathryn Duff, Aideen O'Hagan, Elizabeth Armstrong (Prescribing Support Dietitians), Ursula Quinn and Margretta McCully (Prescribing Support Assistants), Northern Health & Social Care Trust

Kindly sponsored by Yakult
Yakult is delighted to sponsor the 2018 CN Award for 'Community Nutrition Professional of the Year'. For free educational and research information visit:

 Social Media Personality of the Year

Louise Robertson
Specialist Dietitian in Inherited Metabolic Disorders (Adults), Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

 Paediatric Nutrition Professional of the Year

Nicola Burns
Paediatric Enteral Nurse Specialist, Nutricia AMN

 The Geoff Simmonett 'Commitment to Patient Care' Award

Claire Abbott
Macmillan Oncology Dietetic Assistant, Royal Surrey County Hospital

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The Nutricia Homeward Nursing Service is the largest dedicated enteral nursing service in the UK. It has been supporting enterally fed community patients for more than 15 years.

 Clinical Professional of the Year

Bruno Mafrici
Senior Specialist Renal Dietitian and Team Lead, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

 CN Writer of the Year

Harriet Smith
CN Student Columnist, Student – Nutrition & Dietetics BSc, King's College London

Kindly sponsored by Fresenius KabiFKlogo
Fresenius Kabi proudly sponsors the Award for 'CN Writer of the Year' helping provide insight and professional development to UK Dietitians.

 Student of the Year

Katie O'Sullivan
Final year student of nutrition and dietetics, Trinity College Dublin/Dublin Institute of Technology

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nutrinovo, the company behind the innovative 'ProSource' and 'HyFiber' 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.

 Outstanding Achievement Award

Dr Alison Culkin
Research Dietitian, St Mark's Hospital

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Abbott's nutrition business partners with healthcare professionals worldwide to offer the most trusted names in nutrition products for every stage of life. 

Congratulations to all the 2018 CN Award winners. To read what the winners had to say when finding out about winning a CN Award, click here.