Winners of the Sir David Cuthbertson Medal

YEAR

WINNER’S NAME

AFFILIATION

TITLE OF WINNING TALK

1990

J.N. Alastair Gibson

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Edinburgh and Department of Anatomy & Physiology, University of Dundee, UK

The effects of injury and joint disease on muscle mass and protein turnover

1991

Kenneth C.H. Fearon

University Department of Surgery, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, UK

The mechanisms and treatment of weight loss in cancer

1992

Kenneth G.M. Park

The Department of Surgery, Aberdeen University and The Rowett Research Institute, Aberdeen, UK

The immunological and metabolic effects of L-arginine in human cancer

1993

Jeremy M.D. Nightingale

Department of Gastroenterology, St Mark's Hospital, London, UK

Clinical problems of a short bowel and their treatment

1994

Timothy E. Bowling

Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK

Enteral-feeding-related diarrhoea: proposed causes and possible solutions

1995

Philip C. Calder

Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Immunomodulatory and anti-inflammatory effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids

1996

Susan A. Jebb

MRC Dunn Clinical Nutrition Centre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK

Energy metabolism in cancer and human immunodeficiency virus infection

1997

Derek C. Macallan

Division of Infectious Diseases, St. George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK

Metabolic abnormalities and wasting in human immunodeficiency virus infection

1998

Mark J. Holness

Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Biomedical Sciences, St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary and Westfield College, London, UK

The impact of dietary protein restriction on insulin secretion and action

1999

Jas S. Samra

Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Australia

Regulation of lipid metabolism in adipose tissue

2000

Gordon L. Carlson

Department of Surgery, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK

Insulin resistance and glucose-induced thermogenesis in critical illness

2001

John J. Reilly

University of Glasgow Department of Human Nutrition, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, UK

Understanding chronic malnutrition in childhood and old age: role of energy balance research

2002

Simon Eaton

Surgery Unit and Biochemistry, Endocrinology and Metabolism Unit, Institute of Child Health (University College London), London UK

Impaired energy metabolism during neonatal sepsis: the effects of glutamine

2003

Dileep Lobo

Section of Surgery, University Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

Fluid, electrolytes and nutrition: physiological and clinical aspects

2004

Rebecca Stratton

Institute of Human Nutrition, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK

Elucidating effective ways to identify and treat malnutrition

2005

Gema Fruhbeck

Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Research Laboratory, Clínica Universitaria de Navarra, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

Hunting for new pieces to the complex puzzle of obesity

2006

M Denise Robertson

School of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, University of Surrey, UK

Metabolic cross talk between the colon and the periphery: implications for insulin sensitivity

2007

Helen Budge

Academic Division of Child Health, School of Human Development, University Hospital, Nottingham, UK

 

2008

Carel W le Roux

Department of Metabolic Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London, UK

Gut hormone profiles following bariatric surgery favor an anorectic state, facilitate weight loss, and improve metabolic parameters

2009

No winner

2010

Barbara Fielding

Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK and Postgraduate Medical School, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK

Tracing the fate of dietary fatty acids: metabolic studies of postprandial lipaemia in human subjects

2011

Professor David S Sanders

Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK

Emerging concepts: from coeliac disease to non-coeliac gluten sensitivity

2012

Dr Kevin Whelan

King’s College London

Interaction between the microbiota and dietary carbohydrates in the management of gastrointestinal disease

2013

Professor Maria O'Sullivan

Trinity College Dublin

Evidence for Vitamin D as a novel anti-inflammatory therapy - a ray of hope or false dawn