American Society For Nutrition

Prior Recipients of the Clinical Nutrition Internships

Prior Recipients of the Clinical Nutrition Internships

Excellence in Nutrition Research and Practice


2012

Kate Kimes, Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
Mentor:Linda A. Vaughan, PhD, RD

2011

Joshua Marr, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

2010

Hannah Milch of Boston University School of Medicine


2009

Lauren Abbate, of UNC School of Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Mayer-Davis at UNC

Chandra Campbell, of Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Mentor: Dr. Amy Luke at Loyola University Chicago

Shereen Singer, of Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Mentor: Dr. Robert Kushner, and Dr. Martin Kagnoff

2008

Megan Gladden Brennard, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Jessica Kim, Temple University School of Medicine

Elizabeth Ko, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Mary Lauren McCrary, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Gita Rao, Boston University School of Medicine

Juliet Evans Seery, Northwestern University


2007

Kimberly Cox, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mentor: Jamy D. Ard, Assistant Professor, Nutrition Sciences, UAB

Kofi Essel, George Washington University (GWU)
Mentor: Lisa M. Alexander, Assistant Dean, GWU

Merry Lee Mann, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mentor: Douglas Heimburger, Professor, Nutrition Sciences, UAB

Laura Nahm, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mentor: Douglas Heimburger, Professor, Nutrition Sciences, UAB

Gregory Waryasz, Tufts University School of Medicine
Mentor: Janet Kerle, Associate Dean for Students, Tufts University School of Medicine

Bethany Weinert, Northwestern University
Diann Rothwell Lapin, Director of Northwestern Undergraduate Premedical Scholars Program

2006

Allison Collins - University of California, Davis
Mentor: Nancy Krebs - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver

Cynthia Hill - University of Alabama, Birmingham
Mentor: Douglas Heimburger - University of Alabama, Birmingham

Poonam Hosamani - Northwestern Univ. Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
Mentor: Arline McDonald - Northwestern Univ. Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago

Amanda Marma - Northwestern University, Chicago
Mentor: Robert Kushner - Northwestern Univ. Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago

Shideh Majidi - University of Colorado, Denver
Mentor: Nancy Krebs - University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center

Isabella Martin - University of Vermont, Burlington
Mentor: Simin Meydani, USDA/HNRC on Aging, Tufts, Boston

Emily Wroe - Harvard Medical School, Boston
Mentor: Christopher Duggan - Children's Hospital, Boston


2005

Peter Baggenstos - Morehouse School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan Raatz, PhD, RD - University of Minnesota

Stacey Cleaver - University of Alabama School of Medicine
Mentor: Douglas C. Heimburger, MD, MS, FACP - Univ. Alabama School of Medicine

Michael Ednie - Trinity College, Dublin Medical School
Mentor: Richard S. Rivlin, MD - The Rockefeller University

Jennifer Kraker - MSIH in collabortation with Columbia Medical School
Mentor: Christopher Duggan, MD - Children's Hospital, Boston

Melissa A. Reyes - University of California, Davis
Mentor: Charles H. Halsted, MD - University of California, Davis

Norleena Poynter - Emory School of Medicine
Mentor: Thomas R. Ziegler, MD - Emory School of Medicine

Candice Rose - University of Kansas School of Medicine
Mentor: Simin Nikbin Meydani, DVM, PhD - Tufts University

Meghan P. Sullivan - Albany Medical College
Mentor: Sharon Alger-Mayer, MD - Albany Medical College

2004

Deepti Agarwal - SUNY - Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Mentor: Richard D. Semba, MD, MPH - Johns Hopkins U. School of Medicine

Z. Jane Elberg - University of Buffalo School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan Baker, MD, PhD - The Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Shana Elman - University of Colorado School of Medicine
Mentor: David Heber, MD, PhD - UCLA Center for Human Nutrition

Rachel Friedman - University of Kansas School of Medicine
Mentor: David L. Katz, MD - Yale University

Liang Gu - Medical College of Georgia
Mentor: Thomas R. Ziegler, MD - Emory University School of Medicine

Shani Muhammad - Case Western University, Univ. School of Medicine
Mentor: Douglas L. Siedner, MD - Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Jaclyn Schieber - University of Nebraska School of Medicine
Mentor: Robert F. Kushner, MD - Northwestern University

Vivian Tang - Brown Medical School
Mentor: Christopher Duggan, MD, MPH - Children's Hospital, Boston


2003

Leslie Ablard - University of Kansas Medical School
Mentor: Susan E. Carlson, PhD - University of Kansas Medical School

Julia Baskin - Medical University of South Carolina
Mentor: Mark DeLegge, MD - Medical University of South Carolina

Thomas Flass - University of Colorado Medical School
Mentor: Nancy Krebs, MD- University of Colorado Medical School

Daniel Gorman Kramer - University of Kansas School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan Roberts, PhD - Tufts Univ., Human Nutrition Research Center

Anne Lachiewicz - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mentor: Alice Ammerman, DrPH, RD - The Univ. North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Valerie Mettle - Meharry School of Medicine
Mentor: Maciej Buchowski, PhD - Meharry School of Medicine

Hannah Olson - The University of South Dakota School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan Raatz, PhD, RD - University of Minnesota

Karen Patterson - University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Mentor: Thomas Pearson, MD, MPH, PhD - U. Rochester School of Med. and Dentistry

Priscilla Roche - Northwestern Univ./Weinberg School of Medicine
Mentor: Robert Kushner, MD - Northwestern University

Eric Wong - Tufts University School of Medicine
Mentor: David Heber, MD - University of California, Los Angeles


2002

Jessica L. Kirschner - Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Mentor: Steven B. Heymsfield, MD - St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital

Julia M. Burger - Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia
Mentor: Babette Zemel, PhD and Virginia A. Stallings, MD - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Kerry Ellen Wangen - University of Minnesota Medical School
Mentor: Donald D. Hensrud, MD - Mayo Clinic

Christopher J. Berlin - Northwestern University Medical School
Mentor: Brent E. Wisse, MD - Harborview Medical School

Trevor Ryan Gaskill - University of Kansas School of Medicine
Mentor: Susan E. Carlson - University of Kansas School of Medicine

Patricia Leolani Schirmer - Northwestern Medical School
Mentor: Thomas R. Ziegler, MD - The Emory Clinic/Emory University

Zachary W. Bohart - ASCN/amsa Representative - Boston Univ. School of Medicine
Mentor: Bradley J. Willcox, MD, MSc - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Kathleen D. Ryan - University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Mentor: Charles Baum, MD - University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

Ari Levy - University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Mentor: Charles Baum, MD - Univ. Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

William S. Stigler - University of Alabama School of Medicine
Mentor: Douglas C. Heimburger - Univ. Alabama at Birmingham