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24 February 2009
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WADA Media Symposium


WADA Media Symposium - Lausanne, February 24, 2009


9:00–9:30  State of Anti-Doping
                     The Hon. John Fahey, President, WADA

9:30–10:30  WADA’s Tenth Year of Existence: Achievements, Challenges and Way Forward
                     David Howman, Director General, WADA

10:30–10:45   Break

   Questions & Answers with John Fahey and David Howman

12:30-14:00    Lunch


  The Athlete Passport: Update on the Longitudinal Approach
                      Dr. Alain Garnier, Medical Director, WADA

This Symposium will be held at the Olympic Museum, 1 Quai d'Ouchy, Lausanne.

Simultaneous French/English translation will be available.

All individual interview requests must be directed prior to the Symposium to WADA Media Relations & Communications Senior Manager Frédéric Donzé at

A working area with electric plugs will be available in the "Olympic Winter Games" Room on the 2nd floor of the Museum.

Wireless cards are available for purchase at the reception of the Museum. In order to inform the Museum’s administration of the number of cards needed and of any other technical request, participants are required to indicate their specific needs with their registration.

WADA is not in a position to invite participants. Participants are required to make their own arrangements and cover for their expenses. Lunch will be offered by WADA at the Restaurant of the Museum.

Please note that this program is subject to change.