AAA announces 2014 award winners in neuro-scientific anatomy Presenting awards intended for Scientific, Education, and Leadership Contributions to the field of anatomy The American Association of Anatomists can be honored to announce its 2014 award winners. All awards will be presented through the Closing Awards Ceremony getting held at the San Diego Marriott Hotel tuesday on, April 29th at 7:30 p.m. During AAA's 2014 Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology . The 2014 award winners are: Henry Gray/Elsevier Distinguished Educator Medal: Jeffrey Laitman, PhD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Past-President of the American Association of Anatomists, will receive AAA's highest education medal, presented by Elsevier, publisher of Gray's Anatomy for College students, for his distinguished work in human anatomy education.We prescribe just how many calorie consumption are allowed and how much activity is necessary during weight loss interventions based on the premise that people of the same pounds possess similar metabolic rates, Dr. DeLany explained. But to account for their lower metabolic process, African-American women must additional reduce the amount of calorie consumption they eat or use up more of these with exercise in order to get rid of the same quantity of pounds in the same time period as a Caucasian female of the same fat. Other members of the research team are John M. Jakicic, Ph.D., of Pitt College of Education and the Physical Activity and WEIGHT REDUCTION Research Center, Division of Endocrinology, Pitt College of Medicine; Jolene B. Lowery, M.D., now of Morehouse College of Medicine; Kazanna C.