The Sustaining Partner Roundtable Award of Distinction was created to recognize the outstanding contributions of time, talent and leadership made by an individual ASN member representing a Sustaining Partner company, and to strengthen the bridge between the Society and its industry partners.
Nominees must be a current (or past) employee of an active ASN Sustaining Partner company in good standing with the Society. Nominees must have demonstrated a long-standing commitment to and engagement with ASN and its programs.
Previous recipients of this award include:
2019 Ratna Mukherjea, PhD, DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences
2018 Jan-Willem van Klinken, MD PhD, Pfizer Consumer Healthcare
2017 Beate Lloyd, PhD, Coca-Cola
2016 Michael I. McBurney, PhD
2015 Gregory D. Miller, PhD, National Dairy Council
2014 Eric Lien, PhD, Wyeth (retired)
2013 Michael McBurney, PhD, DSM Nutritional Products, Inc
2012 Barbara J. Lyle, PhD, Kraft Foods Group
2011 Richard Cotter, PhD, Wyeth (retired)
2010 Guy Johnson, PhD, McCormick Science Institute
2009 Robert A. Burns, PhD, Cadbury
2008 Gilbert A. Leveille, PhD, Wrigley Science Institute