May 16 - 18, 2022

2022 CPSDA Annual Conference

Join to hear from the leading experts in the fields of sports nutrition, sports science, and more.
May 16


8:30 – 10:30 AM MST
Location: DoubleTree Resort Grand Ballroom

“Fueling the Entire Athlete: Addressing Mental, Physical and Nutritional Barriers to Success.” A balanced diet can only go so far. Barriers to success like insufficient rest or poor mental health might not usually be in the purview of sports dietitians, but the overlap with athletic performance, and their nutrition, are huge. Learn how to be a holistic health advocate for your athletes in this speaker series as we discuss recovery, hydration, and finding balance.

  • Session 1: Athletes & Sleep, Amy Bender, Cerebra
    • Objectives:
      • Identify what good sleep is
      • Dispel common sleep myths
      • Apply sleep strategies for yourself and clients
  • Session 2: Hydration & Cognition, Kelly Barnes, PEP Life Sciences
    • Objectives:
      • Explain how much fluid athletes need during training and competition
      • Identify factors that influence exercise related fluid losses
      • Discuss cognition and the areas of sport performance that involve cognition
      • Identify when hydration has the highest risk of impairment for sport performance
  • Session 3: Athlete Supplement Use, Lisa Heaton, GSSI
    • Objectives:
      • Discuss the current regulation of dietary supplements by the FDA and potential risks to the athlete
      • Describe practices the Sports Dietitian can take to reduce the risk related to dietary supplement use
      • Identify scenarios where dietary supplementation may be beneficial to athlete health and/or performance
May 16

Expo Hall Hours

2:30–6:00 PM MST
Location: Expo Hall - Booth 16
May 17

SNIP Poster Presentations

10:50 AM–Noon MST
Location: Exhibit Hall/Career Center

Expo Hall Hours

7:30 AM–5:30 PM MST
Location: Expo Hall - Booth 16
May 18

Expo Hall Hours

8:00 AM–Noon MST
Location: Expo Hall - Booth 16