Sports Nutrition, the Young Athlete, Obesity
Dan Benardot is an associate professor in both the department of nutrition and the department of kinesiology and health at Georgia State University. He also co-directs the Laboratory for Elite Athlete Performance. Benardot is a registered and licensed dietitian. He has authored numerous articles on sports nutrition and is a frequent speaker on this topic at national and international conferences. He also has been funded by the United States Olympic Committee to conduct research on nutritional risks faced by competitive athletes.