Western Australia

Drugs in Sport

In this online module participants will develop an awareness of the consequences of drugs in sport and their effects on sporting performance. Participants will gain a greater awareness of the impact or recreational drugs on sport performance and doping control in sport.

Topics include:

• Recognise the negative effects of alcohol, tobacco smoking and cannabis on health

• Recognise the limitations of non-medical personnel when dealing with medications

• Identify the role of the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA)

• Identify what is involved in doping control

• Recognise the roles and responsibilities of athletes involved in doping control

Cost: $33

If you have any questions about the content of this module email  getsmart@smawa.asn.au

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State Council

Deputy Chairperson: Mr Craig Wilson (Sports Physiotherapist)

Councilor: Mr Anthony McEvoy (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist)
Councilor: Mr Ian Wee (Perth Integrated Health)
Councilor: Mr Robert Haagman (Podiatrist)
Councilor: Dr Sandra Mejak (Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician)
Councilor: Ms Sarah Harris (PHD Candidate, Exercise and Sports Science, University of Notre Dame)
Councilor: Mr Myles Murphy (Sports Physiotherapist)
Councilor: Ms Kathryn Ryding (Level 2 Sports Trainer, First Aid Trainer )