Technische Universität München

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The international symposium "Biomedical Side Effects of Doping" was organized on the 21st of October, 2006 by the Institute of Public Health Research of the Technische Universität München covered by an EU project. More than 200 scientists, coaches, physicians, politicians and further interested guests from 22 nations got together at the sports faculty. Everybody followed the presentations on biomedical side effects of diverse doping substances with lively interest as well as on the political and socio-scientific topics on doping. Especially, presentations of newly designed doping prevention studies attracted lots of attention.


Program of the Symposium

Markos Kyprianou     (EU Commissioner Health and Consumer Protection)
Siegfried Schneider   (Bavarian Minister of Culture, Germany) 



More pictures from the symposium
and the "Come together" event

09:00 - 09:20 a.m.Welcome & Opening
Rudolf Schilling   (Vice-President of TU Munich)  
Paul Mariott-Lloyd   (Programme Specialist Anti-doping, UNESCO)
09:20 - 09:30 a.m. The Project - idea and goal!
Horst Michna  

Session: Doping in general

Chairs: Asterios Deligiannis and Paul Marriott-Lloyd

09:30 - 10:05 a.m. The Doping Issue
Barrie Houlihan (UK)
10:05 - 10:40 a.m.Drug Abuse, Doping Behaviour
Patrick Laure (F)
10:40 - 11:10 a.m. Coffee Break

Session: Health Side Effects - Part I

Chairs: Katerina Georgieva and Martin Halle

11:10 - 11:45 a.m. Nutritional Supplements
Christiane Ayotte (CAN)
11:45 - 12:20 a.m. Anabolic Steroids
Linn Goldberg (USA)
12:20 a.m. - 01:50 p.m. Lunch & Poster Session 

Session: Health Side Effects - Part II

Chairs: Eduardo Ortega Rincón and Klaus Müller

01:50 - 02:25 p.m.Narcotics
Ryszard Grucza (PL)
02:25 - 03:00 p.m. Cannabinoids
Peter Van Eenoo (B)
03:00 - 03:30 p.m.Gene Doping
Odile Cohen-Haguenauer (F) & Bernd Gänsbacher (GER)
03:30 - 04:00 p.m. Coffee Break

Session: Doping Prevention Strategies

Chairs: Roland Augustin and Carl Müller-Platz

04:00 - 04:30 p.m.ATLAS & ATHENA
Melissa Durham (USA)
04:30 - 05:00 p.m. Prevention Strategies in Sweden
Bengt O. Eriksson (SWE)
05:00 - 05:15 p.m. Conclusion & Closing
Horst Michna (GER)  

Round Table: Perspectives

05:15 - 06:15 p.m. Harm Kuipers (NL)
Barrie Houlihan (UK)
Luis Horta (P)
Linn Goldberg (USA)
Patrick Laure (F)
Hans-H. Dickhuth (GER)
Thomas Kistner (GER) 
07:00 - 09:00 p.m. Bavarian Evening