You are here

Doping and Substance Abuse Summits and Task Forces

The NCAA Sport Science Institute is committed to serving and educating student-athletes, athletics departments and member schools. To help accomplish this goal, we collaborate with prominent medical and sports medicine organizations, leading experts in the field, and member schools to host sport- and topic-specific summits and task forces each year. These events give rise to best practices, recommendations, research agendas and educational efforts that support and promote the health and safety of college athletes. 

NCAA Doping, Drug Education and Drug-Testing Task Force

The NCAA Sport Science Institute convened a Doping, Drug Education and Drug Testing Task Force in July 2013. The purpose of the task force was to provide a broad overview and to address the future considerations of doping, drug education and drug testing within the context of collegiate athletics.  

Learn More >
2018 NCAA Summit on Pain Management in College Athletes

The NCAA Sport Science Institute hosted the 2018 NCAA Summit on Pain Management in College Athletes in Indianapolis July 10-11, 2018. The purpose of the task force was to review strategies on pain management, present data and other perspectives and develop foundational statements.

Learn More >