The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists/Abbott Nutrition Research Award on Nutrition in Pregnancy

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists/Abbott Nutrition Research Award on Nutrition in Pregnancy

2013-2014
Andrea G. Edlow, MD, M.Sc
Tufts University
“The Consequences of Maternal Diet-Induced Obesity on Fetal Brain Development and Offspring Behavior” 

2012-2013
Sarah Osmundson, MD
Stanford University
"Randomized Control Trial of Early Screening and Treatment of Women with Prediabetes"

2011-2012
Neda Ghaffari, MD
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine
“The Role of Vitamin D in the Development of Preeclampsia and Gestational Diabetes Mellitus”

2010-2011
Chloe A. Zera, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
"Obesity and Pregnancy:  The Association of Leptin Levels With Abnormal Labor"

2009-2010
Wanjiku Musindi, MD
The Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus
"Impact of Nutrition Education and Exercise Program on Gestational Weight Gain in Obese Pregnant Women"

2008-2009
Cecilia T. Gambala, MD
University of Illinois at Chicago
"Maintaining Prepregnancy Body Mass Index in Overweight and Obese Women May Prevent Associated Disease Processes in Pregnancy"

2007-2008
Christina M. Scifres, MD
Washington University in St. Louis
"Maternal Obesity and Placental Fat Accumulation"

Contact:

Kathleen Kenny
researchgrants@acog.org