Aurelia Nattiv MD, FACSM

Dr. Aurelia Nattiv is a Professor in the UCLA Departments of Family Medicine, Division of Sports Medicine and Non-Operative Orthopaedics, and in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She has served as the Director of the UCLA Metabolic Bone and Osteoporosis Center for over 20 years. Dr. Nattiv’s primary areas of research and publications have been in the area of the female and male athlete triad, stress fracture risk factors and prevention, and osteoporosis management. She speaks nationally and internationally, and publishes extensively in these areas. In addition to serving as a team physician for the UCLA Department of Intercollegiate Athletics since 1994, Dr. Nattiv has served as a team physician and consultant for USA Track and Field, USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympic Committee. Dr. Nattiv has served as Chair and first author of the American College of Sports Medicine Position Stand on the Female Athlete Triad and has also co-edited a book entitled The Female Athlete. She is a Past President of the Female and Male Athlete Triad Coalition and has served as an elected member of the Board of Directors for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM).


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Aurelia Nattiv MD, FACSM

Professor; Associate Team Physician

University of California, Los Angeles

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