Human Performance Series: Session #2 – Adena Neglia MS, RDN, CDN – Sports Nutritionist

Human Performance Series: Session #2 – Adena Neglia MS, RDN, CDN – Sports Nutritionist

Dear SWAG Network,

Thanks to our supporter and SWAG advocate, Dr. David Putrino, PhD, we bring to you a Five-Part Series on Human Performance. Our sessions will occur consecutively Saturdays (May 15, 22, 29, & June 5, 12) at 1:00 PM ET (virtual Zoom format).

The second session will begin on May 22, 2021, featuring Sports Nutritionist, Adena Neglia MS, RDN, CDN.

Adena is a registered dietitian and former competitive figure skater. She graduated from Long Island University with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and received her Master’s degree in Nutrition Education from Columbia University. She is a non-diet dietitian who helps clients to establish a healthy relationship with food and their body through mindful and intuitive eating.

Adena has worked in private practice the last eight years specializing in sports nutrition, eating disorders, and disordered eating. In addition, she created and managed a corporate wellness account for several years before becoming the senior multi-ambulatory dietitian at Mount Sinai. In 2018, she joined Mount Sinai’s Performance 360 program as the Director of Nutrition to oversee their nutrition program and help athletes meet their highest potential.

She works with all types of athletes in both the individual and team setting and currently consults for the Brooklyn Nets, NY Liberty, and NJ Devils.

EP107 Sports Nutrition & Public Health with Samantha Harris

EP107 Sports Nutrition & Public Health with Samantha Harris

In this episode, we chat with Samantha Harris. Samantha began her career at the University of WIsconsin-Madison where she acquired a Bachelor of Science in Health Communication while being a student athlete on the rowing team. In fact Samantha has even been a rowing coach. Currently she’s working on diet analysis, alongside being a researcher at Polygeia working on smart cities projects out of Cambridge UK & also a current student at NYU school GPH studying public health nutrition. On this podcast Samantha talks us through her journey of getting into the field of nutrition within public health and she also answers some frequently asked questions when it comes to busting myths about your nutrition.

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