Loma Linda, Calif. (PRWEB) March 25, 2013
Loma Linda University Drayson Center will hold a seminar titled “Pedaling on the Dark Side of Sports,” which seeks to educate students, athletes, coaches, mentors, and parents about performance enhancing drugs in sports.
The seminar is set for 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at Loma Linda University Drayson Center, 25040 Stewart St., Loma Linda, Calif. 92354. The seminar is offered at no cost, but is limited to the first 150 registrants. Refreshments will be served. Register by calling 909-558-1000 ext. 43206.
Sean Wilson, PhD, an assistant professor of physiology and pharmacology in the Center for Perinatal Biology at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, will present at the seminar. A former professional cyclist, Wilson now is a top-level coach for competing athletes, as well as father to two aspiring riders.
At the seminar, he will discuss the effects of performance enhancing drugs on the human body, and how to provide a safe route forward not only for children, but also for elite and professional athletes.
About Loma Linda University (http://www.llu.edu)
Loma Linda University is a Seventh-day Adventist educational health-sciences institution with more than 4,600 students located in the Inland Empire of Southern California. Eight schools make up the University organization: Allied Health Professions, Behavioral Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Religion. More than 55 programs ranging from certificates of completion and associate in science degrees to doctor of philosophy and professional doctoral degrees are offered. Students from more than 80 countries around the world and virtually every state in the nation are represented in Loma Linda University’s student body.