15 06, 2021

56 – JADA’s Role in the Tokyo 2020 Games and Legacy Projects – YaYa Yamamoto, PhD

By |2021-06-15T07:58:26-06:00June 15th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. YaYa Yamamoto is the Senior Manager of Education & International Relations at the Japan Anti-Doping Agency (JADA). JADA has been critical in helping prepare for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, and Dr. Yamamoto has been leading JADA’s [...]

1 06, 2021

55 – Improving Anti-Doping and Integrity in Biathlon – Greg McKenna

By |2021-06-01T08:16:35-06:00June 1st, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Greg McKenna brings a rich background in investigation and law enforcement to his current position as Head of Biathlon Integrity Unit. In this episode, Greg discusses biathlon, doping concerns for biathletes, recent changes in the sport, development of the [...]

18 05, 2021

54 – An In-Depth Look at Anti-Doping Law and Arbitration – Janie Soublière

By |2021-05-18T07:43:00-06:00May 18th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Janie Soublière is a sports lawyer and arbitrator. She’s done arbitration and legal work for everyone from the International Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Anti-Doping Panel. In this episode, Janie discusses her wide [...]

4 05, 2021

53 – Enhancing Anti-Doping and Safety in Horseracing – Jim Gagliano

By |2021-05-04T07:39:54-06:00May 4th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Jim Gagliano is the President and Chief Operating Officer of The Jockey Club, the breed registry for all thoroughbred horses in North America. He also sits on a number of councils and boards related to horse racing. In this [...]

20 04, 2021

52 – Developing Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for Anti-Doping – Rachel Hand, PhD

By |2021-04-20T08:03:08-06:00April 20th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. Rachel Hand is a Research Fellow in Polymer Chemistry at The University of Warwick. In this episode, Dr. Hand discusses her work in the area of advancements in molecularly imprinted polymers and their role in anti-doping as well [...]

6 04, 2021

51 – Anti-Doping Efforts and Recent Changes in Weightlifting – Phil Andrews

By |2021-04-06T07:51:08-06:00April 6th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Phil Andrews is the Chief Executive Officer of USA Weightlifting. He has brought about significant reform to weightlifting internationally, especially in the area of anti-doping. In this episode, he discusses USA Weightlifting’s anti-doping efforts, recent controversy with the International Weightlifting Federation, [...]

16 03, 2021

50 – Advocating for Athletes in Sport and Anti-Doping Law – Howard Jacobs, JD

By |2021-04-06T07:59:49-06:00March 16th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Howard Jacobs is an attorney and a leading advocate for athletes around the world in doping matters. He has represented more than 300 athletes in disciplinary cases related to various issues in sport. In this interview, Howard shares insights [...]

2 03, 2021

49 – Developing Novel Methods to Detect Blood Doping – Jean-Francois Naud, PhD

By |2021-04-06T08:00:42-06:00March 2nd, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

Dr. Jean-Francois Naud is Deputy Director and Research Associate at the Doping Control Laboratory of the National Institute of Scientific Research (INRS) in Québec, Canada. In our interview, he discusses his work at the WADA-accredited Doping Control Laboratory, his path to becoming [...]

16 02, 2021

48 – Detecting Doping with Steroids Using the Athlete Biological Passport – Federico Ponzetto, PhD

By |2021-02-16T08:20:55-07:00February 16th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

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 [...]

2 02, 2021

47 – Updates on Research at the World Anti-Doping Agency – Marcia MacDonald, PhD

By |2021-02-02T07:22:11-07:00February 2nd, 2021|Categories: Podcast|

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 [...]