San Francisco, California, USA
London, United Kingdom
This one-day seminar will take you through the basic principles and philosophies of sports nutrition as it can be applied by natural therapists. How eating for sport and exercise differs from daily eating, how to assess what an athlete may need for their training and sport and why it’s so vital to performance. Topics covered will include: basic review of exercise physiology, macronutrients, hydration practices, understanding how to apply the principles learned, case studies, kids sport nutrition and working with drug tested athletes. This is a full day of information and its application in clinical practice.
Kira Sutherland BHSc, Grad Dip (Sports Nut, IOC), Adv Dip Nat, Adv Dip Nut, Adv Dip Herbal Med. MATMS.
Kira Sutherland is an experienced Nutritionist and Naturopath that specialises in sports nutrition. With over 20 years of clinical practice Kira is passionate about working with athletes of all levels. She is the previous Department Head of Nutritional Medicine at one of Australia’s leading Naturopathic Colleges and has lectured in Natural Medicine for 15+ years both within Australia, Europe and North America. As a health educator, Kira works with: Colleges, conferences, sports teams, athletes, the media and actively mentors other practitioners in sports nutrition. She has a special interest in endurance sports and in her spare time she competes in Ironman triathlon and practices what she preaches.
To book: please book via our website or phone 1800 456 855.
Time: Registration from 9.00 am, 9.30am start. 4.30pm finish.
CPE: 6 CPE points (ATMS policy accrues 1 CPE point for each hour of approved educational time).
ATMS cancellation policy: Bookings cancelled between 7 and 21 days before the seminar date are able to transfer the booking to another seminar. Bookings cancelled with less than 7 days notice before the seminar date will not be entitled to any refund.
Please note: if it is deemed that a seminar is not viable, it may be postponed or cancelled by ATMS. Participants of the seminar would be notified of the postponement or cancellation approximately 1 week before the scheduled date of the seminar.
Please be aware that it is not permissible to bring children to ATMS seminars.