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Find below some of the issues to be addressed in the Symposium

- Application of new genomic/proteomic techniques in sports

- Genomic/genetic test: a new era?

- Animal models in sports: what have we learned and what can we apply practically?

- Ethics and sports

- Genetics/genomics of sports-related diseases

- Genetic doping


Alun Williams
Department of Exercise and Sport Science
Institute for Performance Research
Manchester Metropolitan University
United Kingdom
Lecture: Genomics as a practical tool in sport
Andy Miah
Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies, USA
Lecture: Bioethics & the Future of Sport
Claude Bouchard
Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Lecture: Genomic and Transcriptomic Predictors of Trainability
Hidde J. Haisma
Department of Pharmaceutical Gene Modulation, Groningen Research Institute for Pharmacy, University of Groningen, Holanda
Lecture: Genetic enhancement and gene doping: fact or fiction?
João Bosco Pesquero
Departamento de Biofísica - Universidade Federal de São Paulo
Lecture: Project Athletes of the Future: the generation of a genomic/metabolomic databank of the brazilian athletes.
Kathrin North
Children's Hospital Westmead - The University of Sydney Australia
Lecture: A gene for speed: ACTN3, athletes, evolution and impact on human health.
Mayana Zatz
Departamento de Genética e Biologia Evolutiva do Instituto de Biociências da Universidade de São Paulo
Lecture: Esportes e Gen ÉTICA
Nir Eynon
Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL) Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia

Lecture: "Toward the future of genetics and athletic performance"
Paul Comper
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Lecture: Reviewing the literature/findings on the genetics aspects of concussion
Rodrigo Gonçalves Dias
GENEs of HIGH Performance. Polícia Militar do Estado de São Paulo;
São Paulo/SP; Brasil
Lecture:The future of Human Atlhetic Performance in the Genomic Era: Genes and their molecular mechanisms.
Stephen M. Roth
University of Maryland, College Park
Lecture: Genetic/Genomic testing: a new era?
Steven L. Britton
University of Michigan, Cardiologia
Lecture: Thirty generations of artificial selection for low and high endurance
exercise capacity in rats

Theodore Friedmann
Professor of Pediatrics M.D., University of Pennsylvania
Yannis P. Pitsiladis
Institute of Cardiovascular & Medical Sciences in the College of Medicine, Veterinary & Life Sciences at the University of Glasgow
Lecture: Genomics of the world-class athletes







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