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Doping and the Culture of Sport
Watch Live at 11:30 am Pacific

Tuesday, October 22, 2013
12:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presented by:
Pepperdine University School of Law and Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution

Sponsored by:
Global Sports Development Foundation
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
In collaboration with Professor Arne Ljungqvist, Anti-Doping Foundation at the University of Stockholm

"Doping and the Culture of Sport" will feature a keynote presentation by Dr. Arne Ljungqvist, a pioneer in the fight against doping in sport; a showing of the award-winning film "The War on Doping," followed by commentary by producer Bjorn Bertoft; and two panels including medical and legal experts, doping specialists, journalists, and athletes, discussing concerns related to doping, doping control, and what this means for the future of sport. 

 Speakers: 

  • Professor Arne Ljungqvist, MD, IOC Medical Commission, Vice President WADA
  • Bjorn Bertoft, Producer "The War on Doping"
  • Thomas H. Murray, Hastings Center for Ethics, President Emeritus
  • Pilar Alvarez-Laso, UNESCO
  • Don H. Catlin, MD, Former Member IOC Medical Commission
  • Mark Fainaru-Wada, ESPN and "Game of Shadows" co-author
  • Ted Friedmann, MD, GenTherapy Center, UCSD
  • Martial Saugy, PhD, Doping Control Laboratory, Lausanne,
  • Mathieu Holz, Criminal Intelligence Officer, INTERPOL
  • Carie Graves, Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Juliet Macur, Investigative Reporter, New York Times
  • T. J. Quinn, Investigative Reporter, ESPN
  • Professor Maureen Weston, Pepperdine School of Law
  • David Ulich, Esq., Sheppard Mullin LLP
  • Steve Ungerleider, PhD, Visiting Scholar, University of Texas
  • Richard McLaren, CAS Arbitrator, University of Western Ontario
  • Jeffrey Benz, CAS Arbitrator, Los Angeles, CA
  • Crissy Perham, Olympic Gold Medalist

Conference Schedule

11:00 am - Registration

12:00 pm - Keynote Speaker, Professor Arne Ljungqivst

12:30 pm - Screening of "The War on Doping," followed by Q&A with
                   Bjorn Bertoft, Producer

2:15 pm - Refreshments/Break

2:30 pm - Panel 1:  "Doping in Sport: History, Impact,
                 and Doping Control"

Moderator:  T. J. Quinn, Investigative Reporter, ESPN

Panelists:

  • Professor Arne Ljungqvist, M.D., IOC Honorary Member and IOC Medical Commission, WADA Vice President
  • Don H. Catlin, M.D., Former Member IOC Medical Commission
  • Dr. Thomas H. Murray, Hastings Center for Ethics, President Emeritus
  • Carie Graves, Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Steve Ungerleider, PhD, Visiting Scholar, University of Texas
  • Pilar Alvarez-Laso, UNESCO

3:45 pm -  Break

4:00 pm - Panel 2: "New Trends and Strategies in Doping Controls and 
                Tackling Cheating in Sport"

Moderator, Mark Fainaru-Wada, ESPN and "Game of Shadows" co-author

Panelists:

  • Ted Friedmann, MD, GenTherapy Center, UCSD  
  • Martial Saugy, PhD, Doping Control Laboratory, Lausanne,
  • Juliet Macur, Investigative Reporter, New York Times
  • Richard McLaren, CAS Arbitrator, University of Western Ontario
  • Mathieu Holz, Criminal Intelligence Officer, INTERPOL
  • Crissy Perham – Gold Medalist

5:30 pm - Closing Remarks

 

Cost:

The general public may attend without charge, but must pre-register. Pepperdine Students - may attend without charge, but must pre-register. Program schedule, bios, and afternoon refreshment provided.

CLE FEE:

Five (5) hours of MCLE credit - fee is $95. Approved for 5 hours of MCLE credit.

Location:

Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California

Questions: call Lori Rushford at 310.506.6342 or email lori.rushford@pepperdine.edu.