Dr Peter Harcourt OAM

  • Dr Peter Harcourt OAM

    Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)
    Australian Football League, Basketball Australia, Cricket Australia, International Basketball Federation

Overview

Medical Director, Australian Football League
Chief Medical Officer, Basketball Australia
Anti-Doping Medical Officer, Cricket Australia

Peter is a sport and exercise physician with special interests in anti-doping, illicit drug abuse and concussion. In addition to the above, he is an anti-doping consultant to the International Cricket Council (ICC) and Chair of the ICC Therapeutic Use Committee, Chair of the Medical Commission and Anti-Doping Committee of the Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA), Chair of the TDSSA Expert Group of WADA, Chair of the Australian Commonwealth Games Association Medical Commission, Member of the Commonwealth Games Federation Medical Commission and a Review Member of the Australian Sports Drug Medical Advisory Committee.

He was Chief Medical Officer to the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games and has attended several Olympic and Commonwealth Games as a team medical officer.

He has published and presented widely on general issues in sports medicine, concussion and anti-doping.

Teaching

Melbourne Law Masters