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Welcome to the Sports and Human Performance Nutrition Website!



Welcome to the New Sports and Human Performance Nutrition Website!

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The SHPN Member Marketplace was created for the benefit of SHPN members in an effort to support each other as well as the sports nutrition field. SHPN members may submit a product or service that they are involved with for inclusion.

Note: Inclusion of a product or service does not suggest an endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation by SHPN or the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Viewers should form their own opinions about any product or service that is posted.

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Active Membership

Active members can enjoy all the benefits the Academy has to offer, including career, professional and continuing education resources. The Academy’s main, professional membership category encompasses:

  • RDNs,
  • NDTRs,
  • Individuals who have completed accredited dietetics education programs, and
  • Individuals with advanced degrees in an approved area of concentration.

SHPN Dues: $35

Student Membership

The Academy’s membership category for pre-professionals enrolled in (or stating their intent to enroll in) an approved dietetics education program. Student category members enjoy reduced dues while gaining access to the vast majority of benefits Active members enjoy, including career resources and scholarships.

SHPN Dues: $20

Retired Membership

Individuals who have retired from dietetics practice and are at least 62 years of age qualify for reduced dues so they may maintain their Academy membership to remain connected to their profession and colleagues. Retired category members enjoy all the privileges and benefits of the Active membership category while also qualifying for discounts on a variety of Academy products and services.

SHPN Dues: $17.50



Member Spotlight

Justin Robinson, MA, RD, CSSD, CSCS, TSAC-F

Justin is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics and Certified Strength & Conditioning Coach. Over the past 15 years, Justin has worked with youth to professional athletes, including runners and triathletes, Major League Baseball players and U.S. Military Warfighters. He graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with a dual degree in Nutrition and Kinesiology, completed his dietetic internship at the University of Houston and earned his Masters Degree in Kinesiology at San Diego State University. Justin works as a Human Performance Dietitian with the Navy in San Diego and as Adjunct Faculty at Point Loma Nazarene University, where he teaches in the Graduate program. He works with the Academy’s Evidence Analysis Library on several nutrition and physical activity projects and recently authored the Sports Nutrition Care Manual Dietary Supplements section. His family includes two daughters, 9- and 7-years old, and their dogs Chopper and Penelope.

Justin Robinson, MA, RD, CSSD, CSCS, TSAC-F


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CSSD Prepare Yourself for Success!

The Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) is the premier professional sports nutrition credential in the U.S. The CSSD is offered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) for registered dietitians (RDs) who have specialized experience in sports dietetics. Being Board Certified as a Specialist in Sports Dietetics designates specific knowledge, skills, and expertise for competency in sports dietetics practice.

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E3 Sports Nutrition Mentoring Program

The E3 Sports Nutrition Mentoring program (E3) recruits Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDNs) who are energetic, driven and self-motivated and are interested in expanding their sports nutrition field experience and knowledge while obtaining feedback and education from experienced sports RDN Mentors.

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Educational Resource


Webinars are among the many benefits offered to members! Most webinars offer CPE credits! All can be purchased in the eatrightSTORE. Webinars are generally available to SHPN members for free, Academy members for $24.00, and non-members for $54.00.

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