Tanya M Halliday portrait
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology
  • Assistant Professor, Health and Kinesiology
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Professional Service

  • Role: Advisory Board Member. Entity: Weight-Inclusive Nutrition and Dietetics (WIND) Advisory Board Member. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Abstract Reviewer. Entity: National Conference on Undergraduate Research Abstract Reviewer. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine ACSM Health Professionals Webinar. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Session Chair. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Thematic Poster Session, Annual Meeting. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Judge. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine GSSI Young Investigator Award. 2019 - 2020
  • Role: Abstract Reviewer. Entity: The Obesity Society ObesityWeek Annual Meeting. 2019 - 2019
  • Role: Reviewer. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Nutrition Interest Group Student Research Award. 2019 - 2020
  • Role: Content Expert. Entity: Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group 2020 SCAN Symposium. 2018 - 2019
  • Entity: Sports Medicine (Journal) Editorial Board Member. 2018 - present
  • Role: Member. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Strategic Health Initiative - Obesity Committee. 2018 - present
  • Role: Member. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Exhibits Advisory Committee. 2018 - present
  • Role: Member. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Strategic Health Initiative - Women's Committee. 2018 - present
  • Role: Content Expert. Entity: Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group 2019 SCAN Symposium Committee. 2017 - 2019
  • Role: Journal Reviewer. Entity: International Food Information Council Journal Reviewer, Scientific Evaluation Initiative. 2017 - 2018
  • Role: Award Committee/ Reviewer. Entity: American College of Sports Medicine Gail E. Butterfield Nutrition Travel Award. 2017 - present
  • Entity: Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetics Practice Group Advisory Panel Member for SCAN's Delegate to the HOD. 2017 - present
  • Role: Content Expert. Entity: Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group 2018 SCAN Symposium Committee. 2016 - 2018
  • Role: Pule Liaison. Entity: Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group CV/Wellness Leadership Team. 2010 - 2018

Internal Service

  • Planning Committee for 2020 Diabetes and Metabolism Annual Symposium. Member, 2020 - present. service.
  • 2019 Diabetes and Metabolism Research Center Seed Grants. Reviewer, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • Diabetes and Metabolism Research Center 2019 Health Behaviors Symposium. Planning Committee Member, 2019 - 2019. service.
  • HKR Department Lab Equipment, Services, and Cost Committee. Chair, 2019 - present. service.
  • HKR Department Social Committee. Member, 2019 - present. service.
  • Role: Search Committee Member - HKR Associate/Full Professor Position in Exercise and Disease. 2018 - 2020. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Recent Alumni Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Virginia Tech, 2020
  • Vice President’s Clinical and Translational (VPCAT) Research Scholars Program Selected scholar 2-year, competitive junior-faculty development program. University of Utah, 2019
  • Emerging Investigator 1st Author Award Research Dietetic Practice Group. Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2019
  • Emerging Luminaries in Nutrition, Exercise, and Metabolism Selected attendee and presenter 2-day intimate meeting and presentations with select junior scientists and senior leaders. Indiana University - Bloomington School of Public Health, 2019
  • Top 10 Abstract Award 2017 ObesityWeek Conference Bio-Behavioral Research Section. Top Obesity Society , 2017
  • 2nd Place – Ignite Talk Competition 2017 ObesityWeek Conference Bio-Behavioral Research Section. The Obesity Society, 2017
  • The Mathematical Sciences in Obesity Short Course Scholarship. University of Alabama Birmingham - Nutrition Obesity Research Center, 2017
  • 2016 Outstanding Doctoral Student Award Recipient. Virginia Tech - College of Agriculture, 2016

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