Sports Medicine Physician named CMO for Canadian Team

Sports Medicine would like to congratulate Dr. Richard Goudie, on his appointment as the Chief Medical Officer for both the 2011 Canadian Para Panamerican team and the 2012 Paralympic Team.

The 2011 Parapan American Games (Guadalajara 2011) will include athletes with a disability competing in 12 sports. The Canadian Team will consist of approximately 140 athletes and 80 staff members, including coaches, medical, media and administrative officers. The Games village opens on November 7, 2011 and run through November 22, 2011.

The 2012 Paralympic Summer Games will include athletes with a disability competing in 20 sports. The Canadian Team will consist of approximately 200 athletes and 100 staff members, including coaches, medical, media and administrative officers. The Games open on August 20, 2012 and run through September 12, 2012.