The London Olympic organising committee has announced the appointment of Dr Richard Budgett as its chief medical officer.

Dr Budgett stated: 'I am very excited about this role and honoured to be appointed to such a crucial post. London 2012 has been a wonderful stimulus for all types of health-related activity and I look forward to building on the relationships we already have to deliver excellent healthcare with a strong anti-doping programme and ensure a safe and healthy games.'

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The London Olympic organising committee has announced the appointment of Dr Richard Budgett as its chief medical officer.

Dr Budgett stated: 'I am very excited about this role and honoured to be appointed to such a crucial post. London 2012 has been a wonderful stimulus for all types of health-related activity and I look forward to building on the relationships we already have to deliver excellent healthcare with a strong anti-doping programme and ensure a safe and healthy games.'

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