Previous Award Winners

BSPED Research and Education Award (Previously BSPED Research Award)

  • 2017 Claire Wood
    The role of VBP6, a steroid analogue, on growth and bone health in a novel mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • 2016 Maria Güemes and Ved Arya
    Hypoglycaemia in GH deficient children: the role of continuous glucose monitoring
  • 2016 Emile Hendriks
    Efficacy of intranasal glucagon in treating hypoglycaemia in children with type 1 diabetes
  • 2015 Charlotte Elder
    Pharmacokinetic validation of a non-invasive Short Synacthen Test in children Beta Cell death in Type 1 Diabetes
  • 2014  Chloe Bulwer
    Beta Cell death in Type 1 Diabetes
  • 2014  Carles Gaston-Massuet
    Targeting the prostaglandins receptors (EP1-4) as novel therapeutic treatment to craniopharyngioma
  • 2013  Hoong-Wei Gan
    Quantification of oxytocin (OXT) and arginine-vasopressin (AVP) concentrations in patients with hypothalamic tumours and septo-optic dysplasia
  • 2013  Senthil Senniappan
    Evaluation of efficacy and safety of mTOR inhibitors in the management of severe congenital hyperinsulinism
  • 2012   Rakesh Amin
    Healthcare Provision and Adverse Outcomes for a Nationally Representative Cohort of Women with Turner Syndrome.
  • 2012   Pooja Sachdev
    The BOW Study (Bone in Weight Loss): The effect of profound weight loss following intragastric balloon placement on skeletal integrity in severely obese adolescents
  • 2011   Evelien Gevers
    Does SOX2 regulate bone stem/progenitor cells?
  • 2011   Akash Sinha
    Understanding the role of Vitamin D in skeletal muscle function using 31p-Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
  • 2010   Dr Paul Dimitri, Sheffield
    A study to develop novel ultrashort-time (UTE) MR sequence analysis of trabecular and cortical bone compartments in children and adolescents.
  • 2010   Dr Catherine Peters, London
    Expression of TVA as a tool for targeting gene expression in pancreatic beta cells: establishing a transgenic mouse colony.
  • 2009   Dr Christina Wei, Bristol
    Mechanism of Impaired glucose tolerance in survivors of childhood leukaemia treated with and without bone marrow transplantation (BMT) and total body irradiation (TBI)
  • 2009   Dr G. Ajayakumar Thankamony, Cambridge
    Developmental origins of Type 2 Diabetes: Tolerance of Fasting and circulating IGF-I levels
  • 2008   Dr John Gregory, Cardiff
    Development of a novel ex vivo femoral slice model for the study of osteonecrosis and other bone diseases
  • 2008   Dr Sze Choong Wong, Glasgow
    The Effects Of Chronic Inflammatory Disease On Growth And Skeletal Development In The Socs2 Deficient Mouse

 

BSPED Paediatric Endocrine Nurse Award (Previously Ipsen BSPED Paediatric Endocrine Nurse Award)

  • 2017 Christine Desmond
    Paediatric Nurse-Led Virtual Thyroid Clinic
  • 2016 not awarded in 2016
  • 2015   Lee Martin
    Review of the nurse specialist's role in caring for children and young people with Cushing's syndrome
  • 2014   Kate Davies
    International study to examine the use of social media in endocrine nursing and research
  • 2013  not awarded in 2013
  • 2012   Pauline Musson
    Managing children with symptomatic vitamin D deficiency: the role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist.
  • 2011   Nicky Nicholl
    Psychological Care for Families affected by Disorders of Sex Development (DSD)
  • 2010   Mrs Lindsey Rigby
    Setting up of a dedicated specialised multidisciplinary out-patient clinic for children with Congenital Hyperinsulinism (CHI).

 

Merck Serono BSPED Award (no longer awarded)

  • 2011 Helen Storr
    Interplay of the fetal adrenal cortex, placental corticotrophin-releasing hormone (CRH) and placental kisspeptin in the maintenance of pregnancy and parturition.
  • 2010 Dr Rod Mitchell, Edinburgh
    The effect of exposure to the proposed endocrine disruptor di (n-butyl) phthalate on development of the human fetal testis using a xenograft approach.
  • 2009 Professor Mehul Dattani, London
    Kallmann syndrome and Congenital Hypopituitarism: an overlap in pathogenesis?
  • 2008 Dr Mandy Drake, Edinburgh
    Epigenetic modifications in the early life programming of disease

 

Novo Nordisk BSPED Paediatric Diabetes Nurse Award (no longer awarded)

  • 2011 Noeleen Lovell
    Structured Knowledge and Information Programme