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Plenary Session III

Wednesday, May 2 - 9:35 am - 1:00 pm

Moderator(s): Gerald A. Grant, MD, FAANS; Shelly D. Timmons, MD, PhD, FAANS

9:48 am - 10:18 am

Theodore Kurze Lecture

Gary Green, MD



Gary Green, MD, is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Sports Medicine and is a fellow in the American College of Physicians and American College of Sports Medicine. He is currently a Clinical professor in the UCLA School of Medicine in the Division of Sports Medicine. He has been a team physician for intercollegiate athletics since 1986 and currently serves as a team physician for Pepperdine University. Dr. Green served as a member of the NCAA’s Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sport and chaired the NCAA Committee on Drug Testing and Drug Education for 5 years. He is on review boards for USADA for adverse analytical findings, as well as therapeutic use exemptions. He is actively investigating the area of athletes and drug abuse. He currently serves as medical director, research director and acts as consultant on anabolic steroids for Major League Baseball. He also maintains a clinical practice at the Pacific Palisades Medical Group