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

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Webinar: CSSD-level Sports Nutrition Practice and the Diabetic Athlete

Two hour webinar focused on the nutritional and performance needs of athletes with Type 1 diabetes. CPEU is not available.


Learning Objectives: Part 1 (first hour)

  • Review the patho-physiology of Type 1 diabetes
  • Describe the key components of a nutrition assessment of the athlete with Type 1 diabetes
  • Integrate the medical nutrition therapy of Type 1 diabetes with the sport specific nutrient demands

Learning Objectives: Part 2 (second hour)

  • Apply evidence-based sports nutrition guidelines and practices to athletes with type 1 diabetes
  • Identify the added layer of nutritional complexity and necessary clinical diligence when working with athletes with type 1 diabetes


Roberta Anding, MS, RD, CSSD, CDE 
Clinical Dietitian and Director of Sports Nutrition in Adolescent/Sports Medicine 
Baylor College of Medicine and the Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine Institute 
Houston, TX 
Sports Dietitian for the Houston Texans and Rice University

Carla E. Cox, PhD, RD, CDE, CSSD 
Certified Diabetes Educator and Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics 
Missoula, MT