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

2017 Symposium Committee

Chair

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Tanya Halliday, PhD, RD is a postdoctoral research fellow in the School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, & Diabetes at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Her research interests focus on: appetite and food-intake regulation, particularly in response to exercise; mechanisms underlying response variation in body mass regulation with exercise; and lifestyle interventions (e.g.- diet and exercise) for the prevention and treatment of obesity and related co-morbidities. Tanya has been an active SCAN volunteer for 8 years and was the 2016 recipient of the SCAN Student Award. Her personal interests include trail running, weight lifting, mountain biking, skiing, hiking, and traveling.

Co-Chair

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Sports Nutrition Representative
Christine Rosenbloom, PhD, RDN CSSD, FAND 
Dr. Rosenbloom, a professor emerita of nutrition at Georgia State University, where for 30 years she held various teaching and administrative positions at Georgia State, including department chair and associate dean. She has over 20 years of experience as a sports dietitian, with collegiate athletes at Georgia Tech and Georgia State. Currently, she is a volunteer sports dietitian for Hart County High School teams. She is on the advisory board for the International Olympic Committee Sports Nutrition Diploma program. She chaired the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) practice group; edited the 3rd and the 5th editions of Sports Nutrition: A Practice Manual for Professionals and the 6th edition is in progress.  She was also the editor-in-chief for the online Sports Nutrition Care Manual from 2011-2015. 
 
She is a contributing sports nutrition editor for Nutrition Today, and a regular contributor to USA Swimming (website and Splash Magazine). She also serves on the editorial board for Nutrition 411. In 2010, she started a consulting practice, Chris Rosenbloom Food and Nutrition Services, LLC (www.chrisrosenbloom.com). 
 

Content Experts

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Brenda Davy, PhD, RD, is a Professor in the Department of Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise (HNFE) at Virginia Tech. She conducts research investigating the role of diet and physical activity behaviors in the prevention and treatment of obesity and related comorbidities, beverage consumption and weight management, and dietary assessment methodologies. Dr. Davy received a BS in Human Nutrition in 1989, and an MS in Exercise Physiology in 1992, both from Virginia Tech. In 2001, she completed a PhD degree in Human Nutrition at Colorado State University. Dr. Davy is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine (FACSM) and The Obesity Society (FTOS), and currently serves on the Board of Editors for the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. To date, she has published more than 90 peer-reviewed journal articles. At Virginia Tech, she serves as the Director of the Laboratory for Eating Behaviors and Weight Management.

 
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Sports Nutrition Representative
Christine Rosenbloom, PhD, RDN CSSD, FAND 
Dr. Rosenbloom, a professor emerita of nutrition at Georgia State University, where for 30 years she held various teaching and administrative positions at Georgia State, including department chair and associate dean. She has over 20 years of experience as a sports dietitian, with collegiate athletes at Georgia Tech and Georgia State. Currently, she is a volunteer sports dietitian for Hart County High School teams. She is on the advisory board for the International Olympic Committee Sports Nutrition Diploma program. She chaired the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) practice group; edited the 3rd and the 5th editions of Sports Nutrition: A Practice Manual for Professionals and the 6th edition is in progress.  She was also the editor-in-chief for the online Sports Nutrition Care Manual from 2011-2015. 
 
She is a contributing sports nutrition editor for Nutrition Today, and a regular contributor to USA Swimming (website and Splash Magazine). She also serves on the editorial board for Nutrition 411. In 2010, she started a consulting practice, Chris Rosenbloom Food and Nutrition Services, LLC (www.chrisrosenbloom.com). 
 
Wellness and Cardiovascular Health Representative 
Therese Shumaker, MA, MS, LD, CWC

 

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Disordered Eating/Eating Disorders Representative
Sarah Gleason, RD, LD, CEDRD

Sarah Gleason has been a nutrition therapist specializing in eating disorder recovery for 17 years. She has a passion for helping clients decode their food fears and eating behaviors. Sarah is the first RD in Missouri to earn the CEDRD credential. She has given presentations about eating disorder myths, early detection and how to refer clients to a higher level of care. She educates the medical community about the dangers of diets and the pitfalls of focusing on weight as the barometer of health. She believes recovery from an eating disorder is possible through dedicated work and appropriate fueling.


Director of Events

Larson Meyer

Enette Larson-Meyer, PhD, RD, CSSD, FACSM, teaches and conducts research at the University of Wyoming. Her research interests focus on how nutrition influences the health and performance of active individuals at all stages of the lifecycle and at all levels of performance. She has over 70 scientific publications on nutrition, exercise and health. Dr Larson-Meyer served on the 2011 International Olympic Committee Sports Nutrition Consensus Panel, is the author of “Vegetarian Sports Nutrition. Food choices and Eating Plans for Fitness and Performance” (Human Kinetics), and is a former sports nutritionist for the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is active in both SCAN and the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). She is currently the Past-President of Rocky Mountain ACSM and is a recent past Chair of SCAN. Her personal interests include trail running, flat water kayaking, Irish Step Dancing gardening, yoga, and running with her three teenage athletic children.


Members at Large

2017 SCAN Chair: Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND
2017 SCAN Chair-Elect: Cheryl Toner, MS, RDN
Executive Director: Thomas J. Cot
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Secretary: Allison Parker, MS, RD, LDN