The Sport Medicine Committee shall deal with all medical aspects of all Aquatic disciplines.
The powers and duties of the Sports Medicine Committee are:
- to provide medical and sport science expertise to the Bureau and to give recommendations on any matter regarding sport science,
- to consider the development of the medical, sanitary, and medical control rules and to submit proposals for legislation to the Bureau,
- to give recommendations on any matter regarding conditions of health in the practice of swimming, open water swimming, diving, high diving, water polo, synchronised swimming and Masters, and
- to assess the availability of appropriate medical care for FINA athletes and Officials at FINA Competitions.