16 04, 2024

124 – Health and Clean Sport Risks of Supplements, Research Chemicals, and Biologics – Amy Eichner, PhD

By |2024-04-16T07:15:10-06:00April 16th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. Amy Eichner is the Special Advisor on Drugs and Supplements at the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). In this episode, she discusses risks and considerations for athletes who are thinking about taking dietary supplements, and work that USADA is [...]

2 04, 2024

123 – Leading Routine Work, Research, and Development in LA’s Anti-Doping Lab – Brian Ahrens

By |2024-04-02T07:42:06-06:00April 2nd, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Brian Ahrens is Director of the UCLA Olympic Analytical Laboratory in Los Angeles. In this episode Brian shares insights from more than three decades working in a WADA-accredited anti-doping laboratory, details on their daily operations, research and development efforts [...]

19 03, 2024

122 – Protecting Clean Sport and Public Health in Denmark – Kim Ravn

By |2024-03-19T07:22:17-06:00March 19th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Kim Højgaard Ravn is Chief Executive Officer of Anti Doping Denmark, and he has worked for the organization for over ten years, serving in a variety of roles to advance clean sport. In our interview, Kim talks about his [...]

5 03, 2024

121 – Directing the Brazilian Doping Control Lab and Advancing Anti-Doping Research – Henrique Pereira, PhD

By |2024-03-05T07:07:05-07:00March 5th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. Henrique Marcelo Gualberto Pereira is Director of the Brazilian Doping Control Laboratory and Professor in the Department of Analytical Chemistry at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Henrique is also President of the World Association of Anti-Doping Scientists (WAADS). In our conversation, [...]

20 02, 2024

120 – The State of the Science Surrounding Blood Collection Devices from Tasso, Inc. – Matthew Fedoruk, PhD

By |2024-02-20T07:01:10-07:00February 20th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

As a follow-up to our previous episode focused on innovative Blood Collection Devices from Tasso, Inc., Dr. Matthew Fedoruk joins us to discuss how Tasso's blood collection devices are being used in anti-doping and the state of the science of what [...]

6 02, 2024

119 – How Tasso is Innovating Blood Collection in Anti-Doping and Beyond – RJ Asplund and Erwin Berthier, PhD

By |2024-02-06T07:11:30-07:00February 6th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Collecting blood samples is critical in anti-doping testing and a variety of clinical applications such as diagnostics and disease monitoring. However, traditional blood testing approaches can be a major pain point for athletes, sport organizations, patients, and their care [...]

16 01, 2024

118 – Developing Novel Methods and Biomarkers to Detect Growth Hormone Doping – Martin Bidlingmaier, MD

By |2024-01-23T09:18:26-07:00January 16th, 2024|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. Martin Bidlingmaier is Head of the Endocrine Laboratory, and he leads the Neuroendocrine Research Group in the Department of Internal Medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich. Martin conducts clinical and basic research, particularly focusing on the development and [...]