We offer an informative series of free one-hour webinars throughout the year, covering the hottest topics in wellness, dietary supplements and conversations relating to sports drug education and testing. Each session features an industry expert relevant to the topic, along with our Senior Director of Education, Lara Gray.

For questions or webinar topic suggestions, contact Lara at moc.t1529727427ropse1529727427erfgu1529727427rd@ya1529727427rgl1529727427.

 

Webinar Series

 

Future-Proofing Your Athletes: Navigating Fad Dieting

Guest Speaker: Katie Knappenberger MS, RD, CSSD, ATC Director of Performance Nutrition at Northwestern Athletics In this session, participants will explore fad diets throughout history and the most popular diets today. We will take an evidence-based look at Whole 30, Paleo, and Ketogenic diets as they apply to athletes. [...]

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Is My Drug Testing Program Working?

The goal of drug testing in sport is to both deter use of performance-enhancing substances, and also to protect the athletes who compete clean—leveling the playing field for all competitors. Still, with a myriad of testing panels, matrices, and budget allocations, it is common to wonder if these goals are being achieved. [...]

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2018 Supplement Update with NSF International

An informative and interactive webinar with John Travis, Senior Research Scientist, and Brian Jordan, Technical Manager for the Certified for Sport program at NSF International. In an open conversation and Q&A exchange, we explore current trends in supplement manufacturing and composition, and hear about new research related to ingredients found in sports products. [...]

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Stimulants in Supplements and the Athlete: Necessary or Harmful?

Dietary supplements are used among athletes to increase energy, enhance performance, or make up for a lack of nutritional resources. However, athletes put their career and health on the line when they decide to supplement, especially with dietary supplements that contain stimulants. Drug Free Sport AXIS staff will discuss stimulant use in sport [...]

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Athletes, NOT Addicts: Managing Pain During the Opioid Crisis

A topic on front pages and in leading news every day, we discuss the current opioid crisis in America and how it affects athletes. Emphasis is on strategies to limit opioid use in your athletes and what other strategies are available to achieve adequate pain control. [...]

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Drugs, Supplements, and Food for NCAA Athletes: A Discussion with Mary Wilfert at the NCAA Sport Science Institute

Mary Wilfert, Associate Director of Prevention and Health Promotion at the NCAA Sport Science Institute, returned to our webinar series, fielding questions on NCAA banned substances, supplement policies, and allowable provisions for NCAA athletes. This webinar is relevant to all NCAA college athletic staff and student-athletes. [...]

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