2018 Awardees

Best Clinical & Translational Sciences Presentation or Abstract


Jack Dalla Via, Patrick Owen, Robin Daly, Niamh Mundell, Timo Rantalainen, Patricia M Livingstone, Steve Fraser

Title: Effects of androgen deprivation therapy for men with prostate cancer on muscle and bone strength and their determinants and the interaction between them

Best Biomedical Sciences Presentation or Abstract


Walter Sepúlveda Loyola, Paulo Sérgio Pereira, Renata Pires Tricanico Maciel, Denise Duarte Santiago, Maria Emília Favaro, Décio Sabbatini Brarbosa, Vanessa Suziane Probst

Title: Oxidative stress and inflammatory biomarkers in pre-sarcopenic, sarcopenic and non-sarcopenic individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): Preliminary results

Best Poster Awards

Yen-Hui Chiu, Yu-Ning Liu, Hung-Yu Chien

Title: Attenuation of muscle regeneration related to muscle loss in mice fed with sugar-sweetened water


Jeanine M Van Ancum, Kimberley S van Schooten, Nini H Jonkman, Bas Huijben, Rob C Van Lummel, Carel G M Meskers, Andrea B Maier, Mirjam Pijnappels

Title: Gait speed assessed using a 4-meter walk test is not representative of daily-life gait speed in community dwelling adults