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References for Board Certification as a Specialist in Sports Dietetics Examination

Be sure to review the exam content outline before selecting the references you need.

Sports Dietetics Practice

Burke LM and Deakin V (eds). Clinical Sports Nutrition, 6th ed. Australia: McGraw-Hill; 2021.

Karpinski C and Rosenbloom C.  Sports Nutrition: A Handbook for Professionals. 6th ed. Chicago, IL: SCAN Dietetics Practice Group, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; 2017. 

Sports Nutrition-Exercise Physiology
Dunford M and Doyle JA. Nutrition for Sport and Exercise, 5th ed.  Boston, MA: Cengage; 2019.

Jeukendrup A, Gleeson M. Sports Nutrition. 3rd ed. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics 2018.

McArdle WD, Katch FI, and Katch VL. Sports & Exercise Nutrition, 5th ed.  Baltimore, MD: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2019. 

Powers S, Howley E. Exercise Physiology, Theory and Application to Fitness and Performance 10th ed. Boston, MA: McGraw HIll, 2017.

Position Papers

Maughan RJ, et al.  IOC consensus statement:  dietary supplements and the high-performance athlete.  Br J Sports Med 2018; 52:439–455.

Mountjoy M, et al.   The IOC consensus statement: beyond the Female Athlete Triad—Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S).  Br J Sports Med 2014; 48:491–497.

Casa D, et al.  National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement:  Fluid Replacement for the Physically Active.  Journal of Athletic Training 2000; 35(2): 212-224.

Note: The references listed above are suggestions. It should not be inferred that studying these references will ensure success on the examination nor should it be assumed that items on the examination are based on any specific resource listed.