Last updated on: 8/19/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

David R. Mottram, PhD Biography

Title:
Emeritus Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Liverpool John Moores University
Position:
Con to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
Reasoning:

“Doping control, through an agreed set of standards and procedures, must continue as a primary objective for WADA [World Anti-Doping Agency], the sports federations and governments of the world.”

David R. Mottram, PhD, and Michele Verroken, “Doping Control in Sports,” Drugs in Sport, 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to performance enhancing drugs and sports. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to performance enhancing drugs and sports.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Emeritus Professor, Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Chemistry, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Expert Medical Volunteer, Pharmacy Clinical Services Group, London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • Fellow, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (FRPharmS)
  • Former Advisor and Consultant on pharmacy education and research in five international assignments throughout the Middle East for the World Health Organisation (WHO)
  • Former Academic Expert, European Training Foundation, European Commission, Brussels and Turin
  • Former Advisor, World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
  • Former External Examiner and Academic Programme Advisor, University of Kuwait
  • Former External Examiner and Academic Programme Advisor, Oman Assistant Pharmacy Institute and Omani Ministry of Health
  • Former Member, North West Strategic Health Authority Postgraduate Development Committee, Steering Committee on Postgraduate Education for Pharmacy, Department of Health, UK
  • Former Advisor on national education policy and research collaboration, UK Sport
  • Member, Advisor, Commonwealth Games Pharmacy Working Group, 2002
  • Recipient of Fellowship, member of various committees, Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
  • Former Working Party Advisor on drugs in sport, Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Former Associate Editor, Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
Education:
  • PhD, Welsh School of Medicine (now Cardiff University School of Medicine)
  • BPharm, Cardiff University
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Performance Enhancing Drugs Have Been or Are Banned in the Olympics?