This award is given to a nutritionist in recognition for their breakthroughs and contributions in field of nutritional research for athletes.
Current members are encouraged to nominate a deserving individual for the Nutritional Research Achievement Award. Nominees must meet the Award Eligibility outlined below to be considered.
Dr. Campbell is a Professor of Exercise Science at the University of South Florida. He received his PhD in Exercise, Nutrition, and Preventive Health at Baylor University. As a researcher and author, Dr. Campbell has published more than 150 scientific papers and abstracts (in academic journals) related to sports nutrition and physique enhancement. In addition, he is a consultant to sport entertainment corporations and is a litigation consultant/expert witness related to dietary supplementation.
Dr. Campbell is the Director of the Performance & Physique Enhancement Laboratory at the University of South Florida. His research is focused on improving exercise performance and enhancing physique through the synergism of resistance exercise, nutrition, and dietary supplements. Dr. Campbell is a fellow of the International Society of Sports Nutrition where he also recently served as the organization’s President.
Teaching responsibilities include graduate level courses such as: The Science of Physique Enhancement; Controversies in Exercise and Nutrition Science; Advanced Topics in Strength & Conditioning, Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism; Cardiovascular Aspects of Exercise Physiology, and Neuromuscular Aspects of Exercise Physiology.
|Be a current member of the NSCA|
|Nominee is active member and contributor to NSCA|
|Has publication record in areas of nutrition (sports nutrition, ergogenic aids, etc.)|
|Not awarded this award previously|
Additional requirements listed in the General Awards Criteria, include but not limited to, two years of consecutive membership*, be nominated by a member in good standing and nominees will be sent a criteria sheet to fill out that must be returned before the required deadline.
*Consectutive membership is counted back from the date the award is to be conferred.
|2017 - Michael Ormsbee, PhD, CSCS, FACSM, FISSN||2009 - Nicholas A. Ratamess Jr, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2016 - Chad M. Kerksick, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D||2008 - Jeffery R. Stout, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2015 - Colin Wilborn, PhD, ATC, CSCS, NSCA-CPT, FISSN||2007 - Andrew C. Fry, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA|
|2014 - Abbie Smith-Ryan, PhD, CSCS,*D, FISSN||2006 - Michael H. Stone, PhD|
|2013 - Joshua Hingst, RD, CSCS, CSCCa, USAW||2005 - Jose Antonio, PhD, CSCS|
|2012 - Marie A. Spano, MS, CSCS||2004 - Joan M. Eckerson, PhD, CSCS|
|2011 - Joel T. Cramer, PhD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D, FNSCA||2003 - Jeff Volek, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2010 - Richard B. Kreider, PhD|
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