CSEP Professional Development Days are back in-person! Join your colleagues, peers and mentors in the field of exercise science for a day of learning in the areas of:

  • Cancer & exercise
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Exercise & Osteoporosis 
  • Evidence informed nutrition
Price: includes lunch and nutrition break
  • CSEP members: $150 + tax
  • Non-members: $175 + tax

A $30 CDN administrative fee will apply to all cancelations until June 9th. After this date, no refunds will be issued. Des frais administratifs de 30 CDN s'appliqueront à toutes les annulations jusqu'au 9 juin. Après, cette date, il n'aura aucun de remboursement.


Thank you to our event partners!

CSEP members save 20% on StayAbove Nutrition products. Visit the member benefits tab in your CSEP store account to learn more.



 8:30 – 8:45am

 Welcome and Opening Address - Zach Weston, CSEP CEO

 8:45 – 9:35am

 Improving the Body Composition Index (BCI) with Exercise and Nutritional Interventions as we age -  Dr. Mark Tarnopolsky 

 9:45– 10:35am

 Objective and Subjective Indicators of Fatigue in Sport (from USports to Olympics)

 Ryan MacDonald, Toronto Metropolitan University

 10:35 - 10:50am


 10:50 - 11:40am

 Sport Nutrition Approach for Athlete Development and Assessment

 Kevin Iwasa-Madge, CSI Ontario

 11:50 - 12:40pm

 Exercise Prescription for Cancer Survivors - Dr. Amy Kirkman, University of Toronto

 12:40 – 1:30pm


 1:30 – 2:20pm

 Early Exit Epidemic: How Athletes who are Physically Prepared and Skip Appropriate Exercise Progressions, Limit Their Ceiling for Performance - Sam Eylses-Frayne, Wilfrid Laurier University

 2:30 – 3:20pm

 Exercise Progressions and Practical Tips for Those Living with Osteoporosis

 Dr. Lora Giangregorio, University of Waterloo

 3:20 – 3:30pm

 Wrap up and Good Byes




Toronto Professional Development Day - June 17, 2023

  • Saturday June 17 2023, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel & Suites
    600 Hwy 7, Richmond Hill
    Richmond Hill, Ontario
    L4B 1B2