Episode 166 of the Institute of Performance Nutrition‘s “We Do Science” podcast! In this episode, Dr Laurent Bannock discusses how to forge a career in professional sport with Dr James Morehen PhD (UK).


Discussion Topics Include:

  • What is a Performance Nutritionist?
  • Dr Morehen’s career journey in academia, research, and applied practice
  • Standout moments that have defined them
  • Key characteristics required in to work as a Performance Nutritionist
  • Influential factors impacting a successful career
  • Examples of some big challenges faced in practice and career navigation
  • Recommendations to younger / early career practitioners
  • Areas not taught on traditional degrees which are fundamental for a successful career in performance nutrition

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