Edited by Jean L. Fourcroy, M.D., PhD. MPH, Pharmacology, Doping and Sports is a comprehensive, scientific guide for athletes, coaches, physicians, scientists and administrators, and anyone who is interested in the science or the ethics of doping in sport.
Month: June 2009
June 18, 2009 USADA announced today that Stephanie Leonard of Gunnison, CO, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a suspension for her doping offense. Leonard, 28, tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol acid, a metabolite of marijuana in the class of Cannabinoids, in a sample collected on
June 16, 2009 USADA announced today that Tyler Hamilton, an athlete in the sport of cycling, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and has accepted a suspension for a second anti-doping rules violation. A urine sample collected out-of-competition from Mr. Hamilton by USADA on February 9, 2009, resulted in an adverse analytical finding for
The Partnership for Clean Competition (PCC) – which aims to ensure integrity in sport by supporting high-quality, high-impact, novel research – is now accepting pre-applications for its second round of 2009 grant funding from researchers interested in applying for anti-doping research funding.
June 2, 2009 USADA announced today that Bradley Washburn of Tabernash, CO, an athlete in the sport of Paralympic alpine skiing, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a suspension for his doping offense. Washburn, 22, tested positive for Carboxy THC, a marijuana metabolite in the class of Cannabinoids, in a sample collected