NFL to host anti-doping conference in December

NEW YORK -- The NFL will host an anti-doping conference Dec. 1 in conjunction with the Partnership for Clean Competition.

The medical conference will bring together "leaders and influencers in anti-doping who share a common desire to ensure clean competition across all levels of sport," the league said in a release.

Also involved will be the Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

The event's keynote speaker will be David Howman, director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The NFL has recommended WADA to oversee HGH testing, but the players association has yet to approve the testing process, citing a lack of information.

Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press

This article has been reproduced in a new format and may be missing content or contain faulty links. Please use the Contact Us link in our site footer to report an issue.
Gamepass_vert_web_r

See all the Action

Replay every game all season.