Conferences and symposiums

International sports nutrition conference

2014-03-1908:00 to 2014-03-2018:00 Bosön, StockholmOther

Cost: Two days 2 400SEK, one day: 1 500SEK
With student discount: Two days 1200SEK, one day: 800SEK 

Coffee and lunch is included in the price. 

All participants arrange for their trip and accommodation to Bosön. To book accommodation on Bosön, please contact, 08 – 699 66 00 

Register by 19/2 through: 
More information: Petra Lundström, 
Professor Björn Ekblom 

Preliminary programme 

Wednesday March 19th 
08.00 Registrations 
09.00-09.30 Coffee 
09.45-09.55 Welcome 
 Peter Mattsson sport director 
09.55 -10.15 Introduction 
 Petra Lundström 
10.15-11.00 Carbohydrates for training 
 Louise Burke 
11.00- 11.45 Carbohydrates and performance 
 Ron Maughan 
11.45-13.00 Lunch 
13.00-13.45 The importance of dietary protein for endurance athletes 
 Stuart Phillips 
13.45-14.30 Dietary protein and muscle reconditioning 
 Luc van Loon 
14.30 -15.15 Panel discussion on Carbohydrate and Protein for Athletes 
15.15-15.45 Coffee break 
15.45-16.30 Hydration in sports 
 Susan Shirreffs 
16.30-17.15 The role of Vitamin D in performance 
 Graeme Close 
17.15-18.00 Antioxidants, immune health and performance 
 Glen Davison 

Thursday March 20th 
08.30-9.15 Ergogenic aids in sports: beneficial effects on performance 
 Louise Burke 
09.15-10.00 Brain, supplements and performance 
 Romain Meeusen 
10.00-10.30 Coffee Break 
10.30-11.15 Nitrate as an ergogenic aid in endurance sports 
 Andrew Jones 
11.15-12.00 Potential adverse effects of supplements 
 Ron Maughan 
12.00-13.30 Lunch 
13.30-14.15 Mechanisms and consequences of energy deficiency 
 Anna Melin 
14.15-15.00 Weight management in athletes 
 Ina Garthe 
15.00-15.15 Coffee 
15.15 -16.00 Nutrition and injuries 
 Kevin Tipton 
16.00-16.30 Preventing illnesses in an Olympic team 
 Ola Ronsen 
16.30 -17.45 Top 10 questions 
 Scientists and practitioner 
17.45-18.00 Close 
 Björn Ekblom 


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