The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has confirmed that the terms of appointment of three UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) Board Members - Professor John Brewer, Justin Turner QC and Janice Shardlow - have been extended until 30 September 2017.
Professor John Brewer is Head of the School of Sport, Health and Applied Science at St Mary’s University, Twickenham, and former Chair of British Ski and Snowboard. He began his career as Head of Sports Science for the Football Association and spent 18 years as joint Director of the Lilleshall Sports Injury and Human Performance Centre at Lilleshall National Sports Centre in Shropshire, delivering sports science support to a range of National Governing Bodies. He then moved to GlaxoSmithKline as Director of Sports Science and was Chair of the London Regional Sports Board.
Janice Shadlow has worked in the legal sector for over 30 years in private practice, legal education and sport, specialising in corporate and sport governance. She is currently General Counsel at the British Equestrian Federation, a Sport Resolutions Arbitrator, Specialist Member, a Member of the Audit and Compliance Committee of the Fédération Equestre Internationale and a member of the Judicial Commission of the International Hockey Federation.
Justin Turner QC is a barrister in private practice who specialises in intellectual property and other commercial disputes with a technical character. In addition to law he has studied Veterinary Medicine and has a PhD in immunology.
UK Anti-Doping Chair, Trevor Pearce, said:
“I am delighted that John, Janice and Justin will be remaining with the Board for a further period. Their extensive knowledge of anti-doping will be of great value as UKAD develops its new strategy.”
For further information on the UKAD Board visit the Governance section