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Medical and Sport Sciences Committee (MSSC)

This committee of five deals with all medical and anti-doping issues enabling or encouraging participation in World Archery as a safe and healthy sport. At least three members, including the Chairperson, must be doctors of medicine.
 
Goals
To preserve the health of the athletes by providing up-to-date medical information specific to archery, such as injury prevention, sun protection, safe training and competition, anti-doping, etc.
 
Activities
 
Advisory functions:
 
- Advising the archery family on any health related issues
 
Actions:
 
Working actively on the promotion of clean sport:
 
· Drug testing programme, in and out of competition
· Outreach programme
· Review of rules
· Working closely with IOC Medical Department and WADA
 
- Conducting and reviewing performance related and preventative research
- Submitting proposals to Council on health, safety and clean sport issues
Disseminating up-to-date medical information and advice to Member Associations, athletes, coaches and sports world in general:
 
· Seminars
· Website
· Publications
 
Working closely with other committees to solve medical-related problems and help to improve archery standards
 

For any questions on medical or anti-doping matters, please contact Raheleh AHADPOUR at the World Archery Office: rahadpour@archery.org.

Medical and Sport Sciences Committee Members

Chairman
Dr Emin ERGEN M.D.
A-2 Blok No: 5
Konutkent - 1
Cayyolu
06170 Ankara
Turkey
Term: 2017
H:
W: +90 (312) 428 8364
M: +90 (555) 354 4747
F: +90 (312) 428 8366
Member
Dr Carlos A. HERMES
4 Ave. 19-19
Zona 14
01014-Guatemala City
Guatemala
Term: 2017
H: +502 2337 1642
W: +502 2367 0779
M: +502 5006 9187
F: +502 2367 0779
Member
Mrs Nancy LITTKE
23 Victoria Bay
Spruce Grove
Alberta T7X 0C3
Canada
Term: 2017
H: +1 (780) 960 1198
W:
M:
F: +1 (780) 960 1195
Member
Mr Martin BAUER
German Shooting and Archery Federation
Deutscher Schuetzenbund
Lahnstr. 120
65195 Wiesbaden
Germany
Term: 2017
H:
W: +49 (29) 0289 1297
M: +49 (176) 8466 7186
F: +49 (29) 0289 1190
Member
Mr Varin TANSUPHASIRI
National Archery Association of Thailand
21, Seri Village, Seri Road 2
Huamark, Bangkapi
Bangkok 10250
Thailand
Term: 2017
H: +66 (2) 282 4914
W: +66 (2) 719 2777
M: +66 (81) 869 9313
F:
Office Liaison
Ms Raheleh AHADPOUR
World Archery Federation
Maison du Sport International
Av. de Rhodanie 54
1007 Lausanne
Switzerland
H:
W: +41 (21) 614 3050
M: 
F: +41 (21) 614 3055

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