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


Program Agenda




Dawn Clifford, PhD, RD

Laura Curtis, MS, RD
Motivate Change: Essential Motivational Interviewing Skills for Every Dietitian

Tanya M. Halliday, PhD, RD 
Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Management of Cardio metabolic Health and Body Weight: Science-based or Biased-based?

Glenn Gaesser, PhD
Fitness vs. Fatness: Is Weight Loss Really Necessary to Improve Cardiovascular Health?

Jacquelyn S Womble, MS, RDN, LD, ACSM - EP

Lauren Brayer, MS
A Transformative Blueprint to Employee Engagement & Well-Being

Susan Kundrat, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN
Healing Indian Spices: The Path to Wellness

Lauren Link, RD, CSSD
Helping Athletes Navigate Life After Sport

Wendy Shah, RD

Colleen Cannon, PhD, Rpsych
Chocolate Mousse, an Iceberg and a Police Cruiser: Cognitive-Behavioral Tips, Tools and Techniques for Your Practice

Geeta Sikand, MA, RDN, FAND, CLS, FNLA, CDE
Nutrition Controversies in Cardiovascular Health and Clinical and Cost benefit of MNT in the Management of Dyslipidemia: An Update

Page Love, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD
Susie Parker Simmons, MS, RDN, CSSD
The Women's Tennis Association Model: Unique and Innovative Approaches to a Sport Nutrition and Wellness for the Female Athlete

Sarah A. Johnson, PhD, RDN
Functional Foods and their Bioactive Components in Promoting Cardiovascular Health with Aging

Ahmed El-Sohemy, PhD

Nanci S. Guest, MSc, RD, CSCS, PhD Candidate
Nutrigenomics: Do our Genes Determine What We Should Eat for Health and Wellness?
Julie Brake, MS, RDN, LD
Caroline Young, MS, RDN, LD
Using Intuitive & Mindful Eating to Help Sports Nutrition Clients

Paula A. Quatromoni, DSc, RD, LDN
Treatment Outcomes from an Intensive Outpatient Program (lOP) treating Competitive Athletes with Eating Disorders: Implications for Research and Clinical Practice

David H. Holben, PhD, RDN, LD, FAND
Food Insecurity – Implications for Sport, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Practitioners – From Clinic to Playing Field and Community