Dr. John Lombardo has served as the NFL’s drug advisor for anabolic steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs since 1990. He is also a Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the Ohio State University Medical School and Medical Director of the Max Sports Medicine Institute in Columbus, Ohio.

Dr. Lombardo previously served as Team Physician to the Ohio State University football team and Cleveland Cavaliers NBA team, and acted as advisor to both the NCAA and United States Olympic Committee. As a practicing physician who has been involved with high school, college and professional athletics for more than 27 years, he has considerable experience in understanding trends and issues in the use of performance enhancing substances among adolescents and athletes.