Silver Medal

The Nutrition Society Silver Medal has been assigned annually since 1991 for scientific excellence in the field of nutrition.

Applications for 2021 will open in the Spring.



How to apply 

Applicants for the award should submit:

  1. A full CV including publications and citation of the applicant’s work and any scholarships or awards received
  2. A statement of achievements within each judging criteria category (maximum 1000 words)
  3. An abstract summary of the proposed lecture at a Society's Conference
  4. The names, addresses and emails of three Proposers who are familiar with the applicant’s work and who will support the application

Applications for 2020 are now closed.

Current Winners

Dr Vimal Karani, University of Reading for his research on 'GeNuIne (Gene-Nutrient Interactions) Collaboration: Towards implementing multi-ethnic population-based nutrigenetic studies of obesity in lower middle-income countries'.


If you have any queries or would like to find out more, please contact the Society's Conference Manager.