CPSDA's 17th Annual Conference: May 13-16, Scottsdale, AZ

Early Bird Registration will open in December
Call for Proposals will be open July 15 - September 13

DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel 
Paradise Valley - Scottsdale

5401 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85250
A Hotel Room Block link will be available in early 2025

CPSDA Members:
Standard: $400
CPSDA Students:
Standard: $275
*Student spots are limited
Non-members:
Standard: $600

2024 Conference Agenda for Reference

Monday, May 20

8:30-10:30am

  • Pre-Con sponsored at Gatorade Performance Partner

8:00-2:00pm

  • Registration open

10:30-11:15am

  • CPSDA's Inaugural Entrepreneurship SIG Kickoff

12:30 – 12:45pm

  • Welcome
    Amy Freel, CPSDA Executive Director

12:45 – 2:00pm

  • Keynote
    Sports & Performance Nutrition: From Science to Innovation and Practice
    Dr. Asker Jeukendrup

2:10 – 3:00pm

  • General Session
    Menstrual Cycle, Oral Contraceptives and Performance
    Dr. Kirsty Elliott-Sale

2:45-6:00pm

  • Exhibit hall

4:15-5:45pm

  • General Session
    Challenging Environmental Conditions and Nutrition:
    • Dr. Michael Koehle: Personal and Nutrition Considerations for Exercise in Air Pollution;
    • Dr. Stephen Cheung: Cooling Tactics for Exercise in the Heat;
    • Dr. François Haman: Nutrition for Performance in Cold Weather

6pm

  • Exhibit Hall Closes

6:00-7:30pm

  • Welcome Reception sponsored by Cheribundi

Tuesday, May 21

6:30 - 7:15am

  • Group Exercise /Body Weight sponsored by Gatorade

6:30-7:15am

  • Group Run

7:30 - 8:30am

  • Momentous Education & Breakfast Session *Invited Guests

8:00am

  • Registration

8:00am

  • Exhibit Hall Opens

8:45 – 8:50am

  • Welcome
    Amy Freel, CPSDA Executive Director

8:50-9:00am

  • Speaker remarks by Gatorade

9:00 – 9:30am

  • CPSDA Town Hall
    Katie Knappenber, CPSDA President

9:30 – 10:20am

  • General Session A
    Nutrition, Anxiety, and GI Distress During Exercise
    Dr. Patrick Wilson and Dr. Hayley Russell

9:30 – 10:20am

  • General Session B
    Another RD May not be the Answer: Enhancing Your Food Service Operation without Sacrificing an RD
    Becky Schroeder, MA, RD, LDN and Alecia Williams, MS

10:20 – 11:30am

  • Exhibit Hall Break

10:20 – 11:30am

  • SNIP Posters

10:20 – 11:30am

  • Career Advising Center

11:30 – 12:20pm

  • General Session A
    Beta-Alanine and Performance
    Dr. Bryan Saunders

11:30 – 12:20pm

  • General Session B
    CSCCA Collaboration

12:20 – 2:00pm

  • Lunch Provided

12:20 – 2:00pm

  • Exhibit Hall/Break

12:50 - 1:50pm

  • DEI Forum

2:00 – 2:50pm

  • General Session A
    Leading in All Directions - Up, Down, and Side to Side
    James Harris, RD, Mary McLendon, MS, ATC, Amy Freel, MS, RD

2:00 – 2:50pm

  • General Session B
    Tell me who you are, and I’ll tell you what to eat: Leveraging Psychological Assessment to select the most successful nutrition practices
    Dr. Nick Barringer and Dr. Jeremy Noble

3:00 – 3:50pm

  • General Session A
    Navigating Eating Disorders as a Sports Dietitian: What to Do, How to Help, When to Refer
    Amy Culp, RD, CSSD, LD, CEDS-S and Jessica Setnick, MS, RD, LD, CEDRD

3:00 – 3:50pm

  • General Session B
    From unblocking the sink to winning the Olympics: Sodium bicarbonate as a performance-
    enhancing supplement
    Dr. Luana Farias de Oliveira

4:00 – 4:50pm

  • Breakout Sessions

4:50 – 5:50pm

  • Exhibit Hall/Break

4:50 – 5:50pm

  • Career Advising Center

6:30 – 7:30pm

  • Cocktail Hour

7:30-9:30pm

  • CPSDA Awards Banquet & Chris Kildow Victory Dinner

Wednesday, May 22

6:30 - 7:15am

  • Group Exercise/Yoga sponsored by Diversified Foods

6:30 - 7:15am

  • Group Run

7:00-8:00am

  • Klean Education & Breakfast *Invited Guests

8-12:00pm

  • Exhibit Hall Open

8:00 – 8:05am

  • Welcome

8:05 – 8:15am

  • Sponsor remarks from Cheribundi

8:15 – 8:35am

  • CPSDA Town Hall
    Katie Knappenberger, CPSDA President

8:35 – 9:25am

  • General Session A
    Metabolic Adaptation: Fact or Fiction?
    Dr. Eric Trexler

8:35 – 9:25am

  • General Session B
    Treating Athletes with REDs as a Multidisciplinary Team
    Christina Weidman, MS, RDN, CSSD, LDN, Gianisa Dougherty, MS, Coach Jill Miller, Dr. Jeff Mjaanes, Dr. Maddie Barron

9:35 – 10:25am

  • General Session A
    The Role of Nutrition, Exercise & Sleep on Bone Health
    Dr. Wendy Kohrt

9:35 – 10:25am

  • General Session B
    Creating Relevant Content to Grow and Engage Your Audience
    Angie Asche, MS, RD, CSSD, LMNT and Kelly Jones, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN

10:25 – 11:15am

  • Exhibit Hall Break

10:25 – 11:15am

  • Career Advising Center

10:25 – 11:15am

  • Student Posters

11:15 – 12:05pm

  • General Session A
    5 Veterans in 50 Minutes

11:15 – 12:05pm

  • General Session B
    CPSDA Research Award Presentation: Predictors for Using Third Party Tested Supplements by Collegiate Athletes
    Dr. Floris Wardenaar

12:15 – 1:00pm

  • Breakouts

1:00 – 1:05pm

  • Closing Statement
    Brett Singer, CPSDA Conference Chair

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

Brett Singer - Conference Planning Chair

Ally Gallop

Allison Mankowski

Craig Moore

Abigail O'Connor

Alex Winicki

 

 

OFFICE:

(812) 369-4393

P.O. Box 5043
Bloomington, IN 47407

[email protected]

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