MEDIA ADVISORY: 07.26.12 Bioethicist Tom Murray available to discuss doping, fairness, and other ethical issues in sport as Olympics approach
* gene doping and other genetic means of enhancing sports performance
* anti-doping efforts at this year’s Olympics – their strengths and limitations
* controversy over permitting Oscar Pistorius, the South African track athlete who runs with carbon fiber prostheses, to compete in the London Games
Murray, who serves as Chair of the Ethical Issues Review Panel for the World Anti-Doping Agency, is writing a book on fairness in sport with the working title, Why We Play.
Reporters – to interview Tom Murray please contact:
Michael Turton, Communications Associate
(845) 424 4040 ext. 242.