BJSM Podcast

BMJ Group

British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) is a multimedia information portal that provides original research, reviews, and debate relating to clinically-relevant aspects of sport and exercise medicine. We contribute to innovation (research), education (teaching and learning), and knowledge translation (implementing research into practice and policy). We use web, print, video, and audio material to serve the international sport and exercise medicine community. read less
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Episodes

Using Nutrition to Optimize Performance with Dr. Stacy Sims. EP#530
28-04-2023
Using Nutrition to Optimize Performance with Dr. Stacy Sims. EP#530
On this episode of the AMSSM (T: @TheAMSSM) Sports Medcast, host Dr. Jake Wessels, MD, is joined by Dr. Stacy Sims, MSc, PhD (Insta: @drstacysims), to discuss her upcoming lectures on how nutrition affects performance during the 2023 AMSSM Annual Meeting. Dr. Sims is an international exercise physiologist and nutrition scientist. She has directed research programs at Stanford, AUT University, and the University of Waikato, focusing on female athlete health and performance and pushed to improve research on all women. Her contributions to the international research environment and the sports nutrition industry has established a new niche in sports nutrition; and established her reputation as the expert in sex differences in training, nutrition and health. Dr. Sims has published over 70 peer-reviewed papers and several books. In this conversation, Dr. Sims addresses the following topics: * How her athletic background impacted her journey into the field of nutrition and performance * Sharing a starting point for medical professionals to think about optimizing nutrition for athletes * Ways to encourage athletes to be aware of their nutrition and how to effectively structure training sessions and nutritional plans * Her standard approach on supplementation and why less can often be more Learn more about her work and publications on her website (drstacysims.com), and register to attend the 2023 AMSSM Annual Meeting in-person or virtually at annualmeeting.amssm.org.
Examining Health Disparities in SEM with Drs. Megan Burleson and Katie Rizzone. EP#529
21-04-2023
Examining Health Disparities in SEM with Drs. Megan Burleson and Katie Rizzone. EP#529
On this episode of the AMSSM Sports Medcast, host Dr. Jake Wessels, MD, is joined by Dr. Katie Rizzone, MD, MPH, and Dr. Megan Burleson, DO, to discuss the upcoming 2023 Collaborative Research Network (CRN) Research Summit on Justice, Equity and Inclusion. Dr. Burleson and Dr. Rizzone are members of Summit Planning Committee for the one-day conference, which takes place Friday, April 28, in Phoenix, AZ. This conference, will emphasize specific areas within sports and exercise medicine where health disparities have been previously identified or where they need to be further investigated. It will also highlight best practices for conducting meaningful research in the field of sports and exercise medicine through an equity lens. In this conversation, they address the following topics and questions: * Origin and mission of the Collaborative Research Network * The primary aims of the 2023 CRN Research Summit * The current lack of available research regarding health disparities and how this conference seeks to explore those topics * Some of the potential outcomes and future research directions of the Summit, and why they will be based on the conversations that happen during the conference * The inclusive nature and applicability of the Research Summit, especially for clinicians who are not heavily involved in research * Some of the biggest surprises the organizers have experienced while preparing for the Research Summit and the biggest highlights to look forward to In-person and virtual attendance options are still available for the summit. Find complete details about the Research Summit and register here: https://annualmeeting.amssm.org/researchsummit.php