Navigation Links
Global Sports Development's Symposium on Doping Deepens the Anti-Doping Discussion
Date:10/31/2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013

On October 22, 2013, The Foundation for Global Sports Development partnered with the Professor Arne Ljungqvist Anti-Doping Foundation, the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University School of Law, and Sheppard, Mullin, Richter and Hampton, LLP to present "Doping and the Culture of Sport", a symposium held at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.

Geared towards those who are interested in both the historical efforts of the anti-doping movement and the future of doping in sport, this symposium convened experts from a variety of fields, such as law, sport, science, and medicine. After a keynote speech from Professor Arne Ljungqvist, the day began with a screening of the independent documentary, “The War on Doping,” followed by Q&A with Bjorn Bertoft, the film’s producer.

The first panel, titled “Doping in Sport: History, Impact, and Doping Control” was moderated by T.J. Quinn of ESPN. Quinn was joined by Professor Arne Ljungqvist, Dr. Don Catlin, Carie Graves, Dr. Tom Murray, and Dr. Steven Ungerleider. This group discussed important points, such as – is testing athletes a viable way to end doping in sport, despite its financial and scientific limitations, and what needs to be done to “win the battle” against doping.

The second panel was moderated by Mark Fainaru-Wada of ESPN and was titled, “New Trends and Strategies in Doping Controls: Tackling Cheating in Sport.” The panelists included Dr. Ted Friedmann, Mathieu Holz, Crissy Perham, Dr. Martial Saugy, and Richard McLaren. This group was able to examine the legal ramifications of doping in sport, as well as current and future performance-enhancing doping methodologies.

The Foundation for Global Sports Development also honored Professor Arne Ljungqvist’s work in the anti-doping movement. The foundation took this opportunity to officially announce that Professor Ljungqvist will be the recipient of their prestigious 2014 Humanitarian Award. The announcement was marked by plaque presentation to Professor Ljunqgvist, by Steven Ungerleider and David Ulich, executive board members of the foundation.

The Foundation for Global Sports Development Humanitarian Award is presented to individuals and organizations who have stepped up as leaders to champion for equality and integrity in sport. The official award ceremony will take place during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. The Humanitarian Award Ceremony will be held on Saturday, February 8th.

The Foundation for Global Sports Development is a non-profit organization which strives to be a leader in the sports community by delivering and supporting initiatives that promote fair play, education, and the physical and developmental benefits of sports for youth around the world.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/11/prweb11287156.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Commercial (Conventional And Biotech/GM) Seeds Market For Soybean, Corn, Cotton And Others - Global Industry Analysis 2012 - 2018
2. Rising Concerns Over Food Safety and Strict Regulatory Norms Drive Demand for Food Safety Testing, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
3. BCC Research Publishes a New Report on Global Markets for Biochips
4. Silane Coupling Agent Industry 2013 Global & China Development Trend Analysis in a New Study at DeepResearchReports.com
5. BCC Research Publishes a New Report On Global Markets for Rnai Technologies
6. SNP Genotyping and Analysis Market is Expected to Reach to USD 9.5 Billion Globally by 2019: Transparency Market Research
7. Ion-exchange Resin Market 2013 Global & China Trend Analysis in a New Research Available at DeepResearchReports.com
8. Forensic Technologies and Services - 2013 Global Strategic Business Report
9. Regeneron Named Top Employer in the Global Biopharmaceutical Industry for the Second Year in a Row
10. Moderna Therapeutics Named to the World Economic Forums Community of "Global Growth Companies"
11. Global Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Market 2012 – 2016: Worldwide Industry Latest Market Share, Investment Trends, Growth, Size, Trends, Strategy And Forecast Research Report
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2016)... , February 5, 2016 Amarantus ... biotechnology company focused on developing products for Regenerative Medicine, ... Rare Pediatric Disease Designation (RPDD) from the US Food ... with MANF. MANF was previously granted orphan drug designation ... --> Amarantus BioScience Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... ... , ... Shimadzu Scientific Instruments will showcase several new products, ... sessions, and present on the analysis of mycotoxins and medical cannabis at the ... at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. , Attendees should ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... --> --> ... pleased to provide the following update on recent corporate developments. ... last 3 months we have significantly increased our cash position ... As a result, we have positioned ourselves to execute on ... and expect that development to continue on schedule. ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... , February 4, 2016 ... Laboratories (ABL), Inc. --> Strasbourg, France ... --> PharmaVentures is pleased to announce that it ... its biopharmaceutical manufacturing unit in Strasbourg, France ... --> --> Transgene (Euronext: ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/3/2016)... LIVERMORE, Calif. , Feb. 3, 2016 ... Police Department in Missouri ... of license plate reader (LPR) data from Vigilant Solutions. ... a hit-and-run case in which the victim was walking out ... a parking space next to his vehicle, striking his ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... , Feb. 2, 2016  BioMEMS ... are primarily focused on medical screening and ... point-of-care parameters. Wearable devices that facilitate and ... freedom of movement are being bolstered through ... human biomedical signal acquisition coupled with wireless ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... YORK , Feb. 2, 2016 ... of that Rising Market Are you interested ... analysis forecasts revenues for checkpoint inhibitors. Visiongain,s report ... market, submarket, product and national level. Avoid ... discover what progress, opportunities and revenues those emerging ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):