Webinar #1: Elizabeth Wluka- Fueling the Student Athlete: A Day in the Life of a Collegiate Sports Dietitian
Join us for a webinar on Sep 30, 2020 at 11:00 AM EDT.
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For those who can’t attend our live sessions, we’ll provide recordings.
Elizabeth Wluka Bio:
Liz Wluka joined the UConn athletics staff in August 2017 and serves as the director of sports nutrition. As a registered dietitian and board specialist in sports dietetics, Wluka provides individual counseling as well as team nutrition education to enhance the health and performance of all student-athletes. In this role, she is responsible for planning, developing, and implementing all performance nutrition services provided to all 24 teams.
Wluka came to UConn following an eight-month sports nutrition fellowship called “SNIP” Sports Nutrition Immersion Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This fellowship is through the CPSDA organization (Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association) sponsored by Gatorade.
1) After attending the presentation, attendees will understand what opportunities are available in sports nutrition and how to take steps to pursue them.
2) After attending this presentation attendees will better understand the resources available to enhance sports nutrition knowledge.
3) After this presentation attendees will understand the sports dietitians’ role within a performance team setting (sports medicine and sports performance).
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