Saturday, 2nd September 2023

A comprehensive 1 hour virtual session on Nutrition For Enhancing Sports Performance” was organized by ‘Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin’ (GAPIO) under its Dietetics International Lecture Series at 4:00 PM IST on Saturday, 2nd September, 2023 on a digital platform through zoom.

Reputed well known speakers Ms Shiny Surenderan, Accredited Sports Dietician (IOC & SDA) has delivered her talk on “Optimizing Nutrition for Sports Excellence–With focus on customising nutrients for periodisation and female athletes” and Dr Geetanjali Bhide, Sports and Fitness Nutritionist, Army Rowing Node, Secretary Association of Sports, Nutrition and Fitness Sciences has delivered her talk on “Sport foods, drinks and supplements – need, effects and efficacy to enhance performance“.

Dr Anita Jatana has started the session by her opening remarks.

Prof (Dr) Priti Rishi Lal, Faculty in Lady Irwin college, Former Scientific officer at Sports Authority of India has chaired the session.

Ms Rucha Mehta, Medical nutritionist, Apollo hospital Ahmedabad India has moderated the session.

The session was followed by a question and answer round of 15 minutes.