Researcher Jana Declercq has been awarded the The Candlin Researcher Award 2016 from the Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice Conference

The submission titled “Balancing journalists’ and scientists’ professional practices: Producing an infotainment show about food and nutrition in the age of healthism and soft news” has been unanimously chosen as the winner for this year’s award. The award will be formally conferred at the forthcoming ALAPP conference during 21-23 November 2017, being hosted by Ghent University, Belgium. The article will be published in a forthcoming issue of the Journal of Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice (JALPP).

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