Last Saturday Sports Dietitians Australia hosted their first ever stand-alone sports nutrition conference. Normally SDA combines with our sports science or sports medicine colleagues, but with no other conferences scheduled this year it was decided to go it alone. And what a great decision - the conference was one of the best I'd been to in a long time and over 150 delegates came to Melbourne for a day dedicated to sports nutrition research and practice. No international speakers this time, but a bunch of new and interesting topics from our home-grown talent.
For those interested in the latest and greatest in sports nutrition research and practice, I've put together a quick summary of some of the sessions: