May 31 - June 4, 2022

2022 ACSM Annual Meeting

Join to hear from the leading experts in the fields of sports nutrition, sports science, and more.
May 31

ACSM Pre-Con

11:30 AM – 3:30 PM PDT
Location: Ballroom 20AB

“Methods to Keep the Female Athlete Healthy: From Mental to Physical Health.” While there is a disparity in sports performance research on female athletes, several experts in the field are making progress in furthering the understanding of the unique characteristics and needs of this population. From physiological and nutritional needs, to mental health and performance considerations, GSSI and other leading experts will cover methods to keep the female athlete healthy.

  • Session 1: The Female Athlete: A New Era of Mental Wellness
    Dr. Wendy Borlabi, Psy. D, MS
    Director of Performance and Mental Health, Chicago Bulls
  • Session 2: LEA to REDs: Threading the Needle Between Optimal Health and Performance
    Dr. Trent Stellingwerff, PhD, FACSM
    Director of Innovation and Research, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific
  • Session 3: Science of Supplementation for Active Women
    Dr. Abbie Smith-Ryan, PhD, CSCS*D, FNSCA, FACSM, FISSN
    Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Session 4: Sex Differences in Skeletal Muscle Protein Metabolism, Dietary Habits and How it Impacts Recovery for Female Athletes
    Dr. Sara Oikawa, PhD
    Senior Scientist, Gatorade Sports Science Institute
June 1

Expo Hall Open

1:30–6 PM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

Hey GSSI Expert Chat

Location: Expo Booth #403

“Career Discussion with a GSSI Scientist,” Kim Stein, PhD
Gatorade Sports Science Institute

June 2

Expo Hall Open

9:30 AM–5 PM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

Hey GSSI Expert Chat

11:00 AM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

“Best Practices for Research with Female Athletes,” Kirsty Elliott-Sale, PhD
Manchester Metropolitan University

Hey GSSI Expert Chat

3:30 PM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

“Science Behind the Gx Sweat Patch,” Lindsay Baker, PhD, FACSM
Gatorade Sports Science Institute

June 3

Gisolfi 5K Fun Run

Location: Port of San Diego Waterfront and Embarcadero

Expo Hall Open

9:30 AM–2 PM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

Hey GSSI Expert Chat

10:30 AM PDT
Location: Expo Booth #403

“A Deep Dive into the Gx App,” Anthony Wolfe, MS
Gatorade Sports Science Institute

If you are interested in visiting the Gatorade Sports Science Institute booth for any activations throughout this year's meeting, please note that GSSI is following the ACSM Annual Meeting COVID-19 protocols. To confirm your registration for the ACSM Annual Meeting, and to to ensure you're following the attendee guidelines put in place, please visit the ACSM website.