HHP faculty and students were recognized by the Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics in their Annual Awards for 2014-15. HHP chair Dr. Layne won the Bluebonnet award, HHP nutrition program faculty Ms. Caryn Honig won the Outstanding Nutrition Educator Award, HHP nutrition faculty Ms. Claudia Scott won the Outstanding Educator-DPD Award and nutrition program student Ms. Annabella Bruzual won the Outstanding Student-DPD Award.
|Dr. Charles Layne
|Ms. Claudia Scott
|Ms. Caryn Honig
|Ms. Annabella Bruzual
The Bluebonnet Award, won by Dr. Layne recognizes an individual who is not a dietitian, but who has contributed significantly to the promotion, recognition or progress of nutrition and dietetics in Texas. The Outstanding Nutrition Educator Award, won by Ms. Honig honors a registered dietitian who has made a major contribution to nutrition education of the public and/or health professionals. The Outstanding Educator-DPD Award, won by Ms. Scott, recognizes the teaching, mentoring and leadership activities of the faculty in an ACEND-accredited and approved dietetics education program.
The Outstanding Dietetics Student Award won by Ms. Bruzal recognizes the emerging leadership and achievement of students in ACEND-accredited dietetics education programs and encourages their participation in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
About The Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
The Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Texas Academy, an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, is a not-for-profit professional organization of over 4,000 registered dietitian nutritionists, dietetic technicians, and students in Texas.
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