PhD student, Sport Science, University of Agder (ongoing)
M.Sc. Human Nutrition, University of Copenhagen, 2016
B.Sc. Nutrition and Health, Metropol, Copenhagen, 2011
2017-2018: Scientific assistant, University of Copenhagen
2016-2017: Scientific assistant, University of Agder
2016-2018: Self-employed sports nutrition consultant
2016: Academic employer, Fysio Danmark
2011-2014: Dietitian in clinic
2009-2010: Project assistant, Danmarks Gymnastik og Idrætsforbund
Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S)
Disordered eating and eating disorders in sport
Pregnancy and training
Member of the research Group for Physiologic Adaptation in Sport and Physical Activity (PASPA)at the University of Agder (UIA).
Schacht S, Fahrenholtz IL, Melin A, Holm L, Tetens I. Assessing the validity of RMR equations in healthy Danish community-dwelling older adults. The 13th European Nutrition Conference, FENS 2019, was held at the Dublin Convention Centre, 15–18 October 2019.
Burke LM, Lundy B, Fahrenholtz IL, Melin AK. Pitfalls of Conducting and Interpreting Estimates of Energy Availability in Free-Living Athletes. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2018 Jul 1;28(4):350- 363. doi: 10.1123/ijsnem.2018-0142.
Fahrenholtz IL, Sjödin A, Benardot D, et al. Within- day energy deficiency and reproductive function in female endurance athletes. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2018;00:1–8. https://doi.org/10.1111/sms.13030
Staal S, Sjödin A, Fahrenholtz et al. Low RMRratio as a marker for energy deficiency – the choice of predictive equation vital for correctly identifying male and female ballet dancers at risk. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2018 Feb 6:1-24. doi: 10.1123/ijsnem.2017-0327.
Torstveit MK, Fahrenholtz IL, Stenqvist T, et al. Within-day Energy Deficiency and Metabolic Perturbation in Male Endurance Athletes. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2018 Feb 6:1-28. doi: 10.1123/ijsnem.2017-0337.
Staal S., Sjödin A., Fahrenholtz I., Aagaard H., Melin A. Low prevalence of impaired bone health in professional ballet dancers. Poster presentation at the 14th Scandinavian Congress of Medicine and Science in Sports, Copenhagen 02/2018
Melin A, FahrenholtzIL, SjödinA, Tornberg Å, Skouby S, Sundgot-Borgen J 2018: Eating disorders in Danish and Swedish female endurance athletes – o
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