Want to stay up to date on important issues in anti-doping research, technology, law, policy, and more? This podcast presented by the Partnership for Clean Competition covers important topics in the anti-doping field through interviews with experts including scientists, sport organizations, athletes, and other clean sport champions. The Partnership for Clean Competition is a global non-profit organization that is protecting the integrity of sport and public health by engaging and supporting the world’s top scientists and innovators in high-quality anti-doping research and development. The mission of this podcast is to increase awareness of issues related to anti-doping, educate the public about anti-doping science, policies, and practices, as well as to inspire people to pursue careers in anti-doping professions. The Anti-Doping Podcast is hosted by Marie McNeely, PhD.
Detecting Doping with Steroids Using the Athlete Biological Passport - Federico Ponzetto, PhD
Dr. Federico Ponzetto is a part of the PCC Fellowship Program and a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Medical Sciences of the University of Turin in Italy. In this interview, we discuss the Steroid Module of the Athlete Biological Passport (ABP) and how Dr. Ponzetto’s research will impact the ABP. He also shares his experiences as a PCC Fellow, complete with advice for those who might be considering this path for themselves or a colleague.
Updates on Research at the World Anti-Doping Agency - Marcia MacDonald, PhD
Dr. Marcia MacDonald is a Deputy Director of Science and Medicine at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). In this interview, we discuss how Marcia began her career in anti-doping, the history of WADA’s anti-doping research program, and their current research priorities. She also shares information about new and ongoing anti-doping research projects, funding opportunities for researchers, implementation of newly developed anti-doping techniques and technology, and more.
International Sports Law, Arbitration, and Anti-Doping - Dr. Despina Mavromati
Dr. Despina Mavromati is an attorney with SportLegis Lausanne specializing in international sports law and arbitration. She is also a Member of the Appeals Body of The Union of European Football Associations, a Member of the Independent Disciplinary Tribunal of World Athletics, and a Member of the Faculty of Law, Criminal Justice and Public Administration of the University of Lausanne. In this episode, we talk about current issues in anti-doping law and arbitration, Despina’s career, and her work.
Applications of Tandem Mass Spec, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics in Anti-Doping - John Yates III, PhD
Dr. John Yates is the Ernest W. Hahn Professor in the Departments of Molecular Medicine and Neurobiology at The Scripps Research Institute in California. He is also a member of the PCC’s Scientific Advisory Board and a world-renowned expert in proteomics. In this episode, he discusses his career path, his research, impacts of the global pandemic, and potential applications of advanced analytical approaches such as tandem mass spec, bioinformatics, and proteomics for anti-doping.
An In-Depth Look at Anti-Doping Investigations at Major League Baseball - Moira Weinberg, JD
Moira Weinberg is Vice President of Investigations and Deputy General Counsel at Major League Baseball (MLB). In our interview, she discusses the formation and organization of Major League Baseball’s Department of Investigations, some of the different types of cases they handle, the general process involved in conducting investigations for anti-doping and other cases, key anti-doping programs and resources for players, and some of the major challenges and priorities for MLB investigations.
Remote Drug Testing and Preparing For Future Crises - Matthew Fedoruk, PhD
Dr. Matthew Fedoruk is Chief Science Officer at the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). In this interview, we talk about USADA’s new remote drug testing program, how USADA has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, major challenges the global anti-doping community is currently facing, and his role in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)’s Strategic Testing Expert Group focused on preparing for future crises.
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Anti-doping is an important area of research that protects sportsmanship and health. Dr. McNeely is a great host and a pleasure to work with.
Absolutly a must listen for anyone involved in competitive sports. Great quality info and audio. Dr. McNeely is an excellent host.
Wisdom for every Athlete
Anyone involved with the sports world needs to be kept up on this valuable information from Dr. Marie - whether you are an athlete, coach, family member or sponsor for an athlete - get the facts on the laws and rules around doping and other important topics for the sports world! Awesome guests! Coach Riana Milne