• From the Lab to the Field:
    Innovation, Application and Translation

  • From the Lab to the Field:
    Innovation, Application and Translation

  • From the Lab to the Field:
    Innovation, Application and Translation

After going virtual with our annual conference for two years, CPSDA is excited to plan our 14th Annual Conference for Scottsdale, Arizona. We look forward to having an in-person event and seeing you all in 2022!

Early Bird Registration will open December 1st

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley - Scottsdale, AZ 

Hotel room blocks will be available for booking in January 2022

Conference Agenda

Agenda is tentative and subject to change.

Monday, May 16

8:30-10:30am 
Registration

12 - 12:15 pm 
Welcome

12:15-1:35pm 
Keynote

1:35-1:45pm 
Sponsor Remarks - HumanN

1:45-3pm 
General session - Burnout Proof In A Hybrid World, Michael Levitt

2:45pm 
Exhibit hall opens

4-4:50pm 
General session - Utilizing sport science and nutrition to formulate effective clinical decisions for the elite athlete, Duncan French

4:50-5pm 
Sponsor Remarks - Cheribundi

5-6pm 
CPSDA Town Hall Meeting

6pm 
Welcome Reception

Tuesday, May 17

8:45-8:50am 
Welcome

8:50-9am 
Sponsor Remarks - Momentous

9-9:50am 
General session- Practical Diversity, Dr. Dawn Bennett Alexander

10-10:50am 
General session A - Using metabolic efficiency testing data to improve low energy availability in female collegiate gymnasts, Bob Seebohar, MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS, METS II

10-10:50am 
General Session B - How can you make sense of nutrition research?, Nick Milazzo, MPH, MSc

10:50-11am 
Sponsor Remarks - Gatorade

10:50-12pm 
Exhibit Hall, SNIP Posters, Career Center

12-12:50pm 
General Session A - The Culture of Underfueling: How We Help, and How We Can Reduce Harm, Leslie P. Schilling, MA, RDN, CSCS, CEDRD-S

12-12:50pm 
General Session B - How to Start and Grow a Nutrition Podcast, Marie Pesacreta, MS, RD, CSSD; Emily Zorn, MS, RD

12:50 -1pm 
Sponsor Remarks

1-2:30pm 
Lunch in Exhibit Hall & SNIP Posters

2:30-2:40pm 
Sponsor Remarks - Hologic

2:40-3:30pm 
General Session A - Interdisciplinary Teams Working with Military Tactical Athletes, Luke Sage, MA, CSCS; Dr. Randall Lazicki, PT, DPT, EdD, LAT, ATC, OCS, SCS, CSCS; Diana Nguyen, MS, RD, LD, CSSD

3:40-4:30pm 
General Session A - The role of the sports dietitian in the mental health of athletes, Chelsi Day, PsyD

3:40-4:30pm 
General Session B - From the ground up: Building a full-time high school sports nutrition program. Current status and future outlook, Allison Maurer MS, RD, CSSD, CSCS, CLT

4:30-5:30pm 
Exhibit Hall, Career Center

6:30-7:30pm 
Cocktail Hour

7:30-9:30pm 
Chris Kildow Awards Banquet

Wednesday, May 18

8am 
Exhibit Hall Open

8:45-8:50am 
Welcome

8:50 -9am 
Sponsor Remarks - Drip Drop

9-9:50am 
General Session A - Changing the Conversation: Culinary nutrition techniques to fuel fitness, Abbie Gellman, MS, RD, CDN

9-9:50am 
General Session B - CPSDA Research Award Update: 2020-2021 "Does whey protein have what it takes to improve collagen synthesiss?"; 2019-2020 "Optimization of Omega-3 Index Levels in Athletes and Service Members: Personalized Omega-3 dosage and molecular genetic approaches" Dana Lis, PhD, RD, CSSD, CPT; Melissa Rittenhouse, PhD, RD, CSSD

10:50-12pm 
Exhibit Hall Open

12:50- 1pm 
Closing
A CPSDA Member-Only Event

The Eating Disorders in Sport Workshop will take place Sunday, May 15, 2022 prior to the start of the Annual Conference, and will  feature Rebecca McConville RD, LD, CSSD, CEDS and Riley Nickols PhD, CEDS. 

CPSDA is hosting an Eating Disorders in Sport Workshop, the first of its kind developed specifically for clinicians who work with competitive athletes. This full day workshop intends to inform, empower, and equip sports dietitians with evidence-based best practices that equip staff and organizations to treat these athletes with confidence and effectiveness. Clinicians will learn how to optimally support athletes navigating eating disorder treatment by using best practices while taking into consideration available resources, both in-house and external providers, while being sensitive to the complex and multifaceted nature of an eating disorder.

Registration is limited to 40 attendees and will open December 1st. 

Click Here for more Information & to Register

AGENDA

Leading the Way with Practical Nutrition Science

Monday, May 24

9:15am-10:45am
Gatorade Performance Partner Pre-conference
Pushing for Progress: Sports Nutrition and Inclusive Counseling Practices to Fuel Every Athlete

11:00am - 11:15 am
Welcome

11:15am-12:35pm
Keynote
Will YOU be ready? 
Jason Redman
Retired Navy SEAL Jason "Jay" Redman is the author of The Trident, capturing a 21-year career and journey in leadership serving with the US Navy SEAL teams. Jason will inspire conference attendees with a motivational message on overcoming any life ambush with his Six Tenants of Success.

12:45pm-1:45pm
Intentional Inclusion
Nika White

1:45pm-3:00pm
CPSDA Partner Exhibits Open

2:50pm-3:00pm
Virtual Yoga Break

3:00pm-4:00pm
Peak Performance and the Gut Microbiome
Yinka Davies, MD

4:00pm-4:10pm
Cheribundi Sponsor Remarks

4:10pm-5:10 pm
CPSDA Town Hall Meeting

5:15pm-6:15pm
Networking Rooms Open

Tuesday, May 25

10:30am-10:50am
Welcome

10:50am-11:00am
National Dairy Council Sponsor Remarks

11:00am-11:50am
Sleep & Circadian Rhythms - Effect on Athletic Nutrition Health and Recovery
Meeta Singh

11:50am-12:00pm
Virtual Yoga Break

12:00pm-12:50pm
Session A: And they said they don't eat veggies...Insights and Anecdotes from Baylor Athletics Executive Chef Tracie Hartman
Tracie Hartman

12:00pm-12:50pm
Session B: From the Battlefield to the Playing Field: Lessons in Performance Nutrition from Warfighters
Nick Barringer

12:30pm-1:30pm
CPSDA Exhibit Hall Open

1:00pm-2:00pm
Lunch & Connect
Lunch Break & Networking Rooms Open

2:00pm-2:50pm
Session A: Why this pandemic is different: how the stability of COVID-19 affects its real world transmission dynamics
David Harbourt

2:00pm-2:50pm
Session B: Creating a Successful (and Virtual) Business Model as a Sports RD Entrepreneur
Lindsay Cortes

2:50pm-3:00pm
Gatorade Sponsor Remarks

3:00pm-3:30pm
CPSDA Jeopardy

3:00pm-4:00pm
CPSDA Exhibit Hall Open

3:40pm-4:30pm
Session A: Inflammation vs Resolution in Sports
Dr. David LeMay

3:40pm-4:30pm
Session B: Professional Development
Peyton Owens

4:30pm-4:40pm
HumanN Sponsor Remarks

4:40pm-4:50pm
Virtual Yoga Break

4:50pm-5:30pm
Session A: Nutrition in the tactical setting: Military nutrition research initiatives, study findings, and future directions in support of warfighter health and performance
Adriene Hatch-McChesney & Claire Whitney

4:50pm-5:30pm
Session B: Iron and the athlete: considerations and nutrition strategies
Pete Peeling

Wednesday, May 26

11:00am-11:10 am
Welcome

11:10am-12:05 pm
Session A: CPSDA Research Award Update

11:10am-12:05 pm
Session B: Advancing Sports Nutrition in the NBA
Dana Lis & Jen Sygo

12:15pm-1:15pm
Session A: The Athlete Triad: Science Meets Practice
Heidi Skolnik & Mary Jane De Souza

12:15pm-1:15pm
Session B: Supplement Safety
Jon Coyles & MLB Union Rep

1:15pm-2:45pm
Lunch & Connect
Lunch Break, CPSDA Exhibit Hall open & Networking Rooms open

2:45pm-3:00pm
Hologic Sponsor Remarks

3:00pm-4:00pm
Supplements & the Gut
Dr. Patrick Wilson

4:00pm-4:15pm
Closing Remarks

*All times Eastern Standard Time

We are excited to host the 13th Annual Conference on an intuitive, powerful virtual event platform that will allow conference attendees to engage and connect as if they were in person!

Attendees will be able to network with each other through in-platform messaging, set up 1:1 or group break-out sessions, visit the Expo Hall with customized virtual booths for CPSDA partners as well as request product samples from each sponsor in advance of the event. (Must be registered no later than April 15th to receive product samples.) Attendees will also have the ability to earn points and win prizes through an in-platform leaderboard by engaging and completing event activities!

Virtual sessions will be recorded and available for 3 months following the event. The Annual Conference qualifies for 18.5 CPEUs. CPEUs will be sent via email at the conclusion of the event.

Conference Committee

Jana Heitmeyer - Conference Planning Chair

Charles Ashford

 Aaron Carbuhn

Chelsea Leach

Allison Mankowski

Elaine Wanstreet

 

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(812) 369-4393

P.O. Box 5043
Bloomington, IN 47407

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