24 03, 2017

Larry D Bowers Excellence in Anti-Doping Science Award

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USADA Solicits Nominations for the Second Annual LD Bowers Excellence in Anti-Doping Science Award  The 2nd Annual USADA “Larry D. Bowers Excellence in Anti-Doping Science Award” will be awarded to an individual who has contributed to the advancement of anti-doping science [...]

23 02, 2017

The PCC Pre-Application Process

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If you’ve been wondering why the PCC distinguishes between ‘pre-apps’ and ‘full apps’,  it’s because these unique applications have very different goals – and time commitments – associated with them. The PCC pre-application is due on March 1st, July 1st,and November [...]

10 02, 2017

The Women of Anti-Doping Science

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We wanted to commemorate the UN’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science by sharing the projects of female grant recipients contributing their acumen to the Clean Sport Movement. The PCC is proud to support scientists representing diverse backgrounds, scientific [...]

28 09, 2016

What’s Next Wednesday: PCC Funded Anti-Doping Reference Materials for WADA-Accredited Labs

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Metrology, the science of measurement, is a critical component of nearly all competitive sports. Whether providing accurate measurements for a runner’s time or the distance of a quarterback’s pass, achievement in sport is driven by comparative metrics. The measurement of performance [...]

23 08, 2016

PCC Grant Application Tip Series: Part 2

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

For the second installment of our Grant Application Tip series, we’d like to address a common reason for being denied PCC grant funding: not complying with PCC application requirements. The PCC understands that scientific researchers are exceptionally busy -  and saving [...]

12 07, 2016

PCC Grant Application Tips Series: Part 1

By | July 12th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

At the PCC, we recognize that applying for grants is a time consuming and arduous process. Despite this, not all applications are fruitful. As the premier anti-doping research collaborative, the PCC has assessed hundreds of grant applications and noticed commonalities between [...]

3 06, 2016

Fellowship Friday: It’s (Dr.) Miller Time!

By | June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

A seminar at the University of Utah by Dr. Daniel Eichner, president of the Sports Medicine Research and Testing Laboratory (SMRTL) piqued Dr. Geoff Miller's interest back in 2014. Now, he's on track for a promising career in anti-doping research. With [...]

26 04, 2016

PCC Funding Evolves Based on Contemporary Need

By | April 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The research we fund is driven by several factors, including a contemporary need for information on a substance or test, a need for new methodologies, or a researcher's passion on a given topic. In 2014/2015 many of the projects we funded [...]

5 04, 2016

Micro-Grants: the Latest Tool in the PCC’s Arsenal as we Fight for Clean Sport.

By | April 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

  The integrity of sport is worth protecting. The science of anti-doping must be flexible enough to stay ahead of athletes and other support professionals who make the wrong choices when it comes to the use of performance-enhancing substances. Anti-doping science [...]

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