About the Author
Michael Kirtsos, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN, is the director of nutritional services/clinical nutrition manager for HealthSouth Acute Rehab Hospital. He is also an adjunct professor of sports nutrition at Salisbury University, a dietitian for the Salisbury University Athletic Department, and a board member for the Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Michael is board-certified in sports dietetics by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. He has a master’s degree in applied health physiology/exercise physiology, with a concentration in strength and conditioning.