Nicole was admitted to two other doctorate programs prior to deciding to attend SHRS at the University of Pittsburgh. The breadth of military research occurring at the Neuromuscular Research Laboratory in conjunction with the lateral mobility between domains and the advanced imaging technology unique to the NMRL solidified her decision.
- Sekel, N.; Gallo, S.; Jones, M.; Wagner, T.; and Fields, J. (2020) "Effects of Cholecalciferol Supplementation on Vitamin D Status among Male and Female Collegiate Basketball Athletes," International Journal of Exercise Science: Conference Proceedings: Vol. 9 : Iss. 8 , Article 105.
- Nicole M. Sekel, Rafia Virk, Taylor C. Wallace (2019). Chapter 5. Food for Thought-Egg Consumption in Neurocognitive Development and Maintenance. In J. Wu (Ed.), Food Chemistry, Function and Analysis (pp. 83-101). Royal Society of Chemistry, London.
- Human nutrition
- Micronutrient deficiency, specifically hypovitaminosis D
- Bone and skeletal health
- Bone imaging technology