Dr David Hughes
Chief Medical Officer at Australian Institute of Sport
Dr David Hughes is Chief Medical Officer at the AIS in Canberra. Dr Hughes has worked as a sports physician in a range of high performance competitions including Super Rugby, National Rugby League, English Premier League Football, English Premiership Rugby and International Women's Basketball. He is currently involved in research relating to the use of iron supplements in sport, the genetics of bone and tendon injury and concussion. Dr Hughes is also Medical Director for the Australian Olympic Team for Rio 2016.