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    Sports Science Committee

    Established to provide expert advice to the IPC on issues related to sport science.

    Membership: The Sports Science Committee shall normally be comprised of six members, including the Chairperson and five members at large. The Committee meets at least once a year.

    Function: To establish policies and guidelines in order to enhance scientific knowledge and to promote sports science education and sports medicine development in Paralympic sport.

    Status: The Sports Science Committee was established in 2004 and was previously a Subcommittee of the Medical Committee.

    Contact person: Dr. Peter Van de Vliet, IPC Medical & Scientific Director (peter.vandevliet@paralymic.org).

    Sports Science Committee
    Function Name
    Chairperson Dr. Yves Vanlandewijck (BEL)
    Member Dr. Walter Thompson (USA/INAS)
    Member Dr. Osnat Fliess-Douer (ISR)
    Member Dr. David Legg (CAN)
    Member Dr. Raymond So (HKG)
    Athlete representative Daniela Luchina (ARG)
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