USADA’s Science Team Addresses Anti-Doping Information for Health Professionals

Health and medical professionals play a vital role in helping athletes and athlete support personnel make sound anti-doping decisions. USADA recognizes this and remains committed to helping further educate these constituencies on their important role in ensuring athlete success in both program compliance and clean competition. To that end, USADA is committed to helping further…

Science Spans Generations

USADA’s Chief Science Officer, Dr. Larry Bowers, and his son Dr. Geoff Bowers will be presenting, independently, at the American Chemical Society (ACS) spring meeting in Denver later in March. The Denver National Meeting and Exposition features the “who’s who” in chemistry, including the Bowers boys as well as six Nobel laureates. Topics range from…

USADA Hosts The World’s Scientific Experts At 9th Annual Symposium On Anti-Doping Science

October 4, 2010 Emerging Technlogies are Explored by Foremost Experts in an Effort to Advance Anti-Doping Science “Emerging Technologies” was the topic for the 9th Annual Symposium on Anti-Doping Science, hosted by the U. S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) October 2-4 in Lansdowne, VA. Held just outside of Washington, D.C. this preeminent event in the field…

USADA to Host 6th Annual Symposium on Anti-Doping Science October 26-28 in Dallas

October 25, 2007 “Oxygen Transport and Energy Production” is the topic for the 6th Annual USADA Symposium on Anti-Doping Science, which will be hosted by the United States Anti-Doping Agency October 26-28 in Dallas, Texas.   Approximately 75 scientists, laboratory directors and sports administrators from nearly 30 countries are expected to participate in the event. “Since…

Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory in Utah Accredited by World Anti-Doping Agency

November 30, 2006 The Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory (SMRTL), located at the University of Utah, has joined an elite group of laboratories worldwide accredited to test Olympic, Paralympic, and other amateur and professional athletes for performance-enhancing and other prohibited drugs. SMRTL received accreditation November 1, 2006 from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), making…