USADA Opening Statement Following Human Growth Hormone Conference

April 5, 2004 Seventy-eight scientists, laboratory directors and sports administrators representing 19 countries came to Dallas to discuss the science supporting several strategies for the detection of growth hormone abuse in sport. Experts heard presentations about research projects funded by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Olympic Committee, and…

Statement from U.S. Anti-Doping Agency CEO Terry Madden Following Justice Department Indictments

February 12, 2004 Terry Madden, Chief Executive Officer of the United States Anti-Doping Agency, said Thursday that “USADA wishes to thank Attorney General Ashcroft, the Department of Justice, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California for their valuable work in the fight against doping in sport.” “We are confident that the…

USADA Unveils Public Service Announcement Campaign

January 23, 2004 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) unveiled a series of six public service announcements entitled “My health. My sport. My victory. I compete clean,” USADA Chief Executive Officer Terry Madden announced Friday. The public service announcements highlight seven athletes who are 2004 Olympic hopefuls, including a pair of past Olympic medal winners. “These…