In the Copa America hall in the Bourbon Hotel of the South American Football Confederation, the Seminar of the Medical Commission and Anti-Doping Unit came to a close.
The seminar was held April 2 and 3 in the city of Luque, Paraguay. There were important personalities from sports medicine that participated including Dr. Jiri Dvorak of FIFA and Dr. David Howman of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
On the final day Dr. Osvaldo Pangrazio, President of the Medical Commission of the South American Football Confederation, presented the certificates to the 40 participating physicians of the 10 National Associations of CONMEBOL.
All agreed that the seminar was a success and that they will bring what they have learned to their different member associations regarding the implementation of the World Anti-Doping Code. At the same time the importance of strengthening the relations of the three agencies was highlighted: FIFA, CONMEBOL and WADA.
The 40 participants of the seminar:
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