Dr Nicola Keay explains the phenomenon of energy deficiency in sport, the impacts on athlete health, and also provides advice for professionals with athletes in their care. The female athlete triad model describes a clinical spectrum of nutrition, menstrual function and bone health. The spectrum ranges from appropriate nutritional practices, regular menstrual function and good... MORE
Dr. Nicky Keay
BA, MA (Cantab), MB, BChir, MRCP,
Sports and Dance Endocrinologist,
Member British Association Sport and Exercise Medicine,
National Institute of Dance Medicine and Science and International Association of Dance Medicine and Science,
Honorary Fellow Dept Sport and Exercise Sciences, Durham University.
Dr. Keay has extensive clinical and research experience in dance/sport endocrinology with special expertise in RED-S. She is the creator of the BASEM educational website Health4Performance. Additionally, she will be starting the first NHS RED-S dedicated clinic in London.