Dr Matthew Kurien, Clinical Lecturer in Gastroenterology has recently been awarded the Julie Wallace Award from the Nutrition Society. This prestigious award recognises scientific excellence in the field of nutrition and is awarded annually to an early career researcher (both clinical and non-clinical).
Matt has received this award for his research in gastrostomy feeding, which has helped improve patient selection for this intervention. He now has the honour of giving the Julie Wallace Lecture at the Nutrition Society’s Annual Conference in Dublin on 13th July. Further details available via the Nutrition Society Website.