Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition - A dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Promoting Sports Dietetics

Use these resources and ‘walk the talk’ by promoting sports dietitians and the Board Certification as a Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) credential to RDs, students, nutrition faculty and to employers, certified athletic trainers, coaches, strength and conditioning consultants, personal trainers, and health/fitness professionals.

The CSSD credential:

  • Premier sports nutrition professional credential in the United States
  • Enhances the visibility and marketability of sports dietitians
  • Who are CSSDs? for employers, health/fitness professionals (pdf)
  • Credential comparison: compares the CSSD to other sports nutrition credentials (pdf)
  • Contact the Commission on Dietetic Registration for information about the CSSD credential:

Board Certification as a Specialist in Sports Dietetics (brochure)

Top 10 Reasons to Consult a Board Certified Sports Dietitian (CSSD) (pdf)

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Board Certified Sports Dietitian (CSSD) (pdf)

Promotional Video: Sports Nutrition, Who Delivers?

As SCAN sports dietitians, you know you’re the experts. Use this video as a marketing tool to show how hear athletes, coaches, and employers benefit from working with SCAN sports dietitians.

  • Include the link to the video in your email signature.
  • Show the video at your presentations.
  • Share the video with athletes, coaches, sports medicine team members, and prospective employers

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