DPG Symposium Poster Award of Excellence

Julie McGuire, Instructor and Master's Program Coordinator in the Graduate Programs in Human Nutrition, and Ashley Hilbert, recent MCD graduate attended the Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group (DPG) Symposium in Glendale, AZ at the end of April. Their poster, "Impact of Weight Loss on Handgrip Strength in Head and Neck Cancer Patients Receiving Radiation Therapy," won the Poster of Excellence Award for the research category! Congratulations Julie and Ashley!

You can view the poster in-person by visiting the second floor of Gaines Hall!

To learn more about the Oncology Nutrition DPG of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, please visit their website.

Hilbert and McGuire, DPG Poster Award of Excellence 2016