Dr Colin Roberts has been appointed to head the equine drug testing unit at the London Olympics in 2012.

The equestrian events - dressage, eventing and jumping - will take place at Greenwich Park and will involve over 200 competitors and their horses from around the world competing for a total of six gold medals.

Dr Roberts is an expert in equine internal medicine and is Director of Studies in Veterinary Medicine.

This is an archived news story, first posted in 2011.




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