Attached is the letter of acceptance from USA Swimming:

Dear Dr. McDougle-

Thank you for your application to the USA Swimming Sports Medicine and Science Network. Based on your qualifications, your name has been added to our database and online directory and will appear in searches for Chiropractic Care in the state of Indiana.

Please note that as part of you application to the Sports Medicine and Science Network, you have agreed to treat and educate all swimmers in accordance with USA Swimming’s philosophy on Dietary Supplements. For your reference, this position statement can be reviewed at:

In addition, although a USA Swimming fee-based membership is not required to participate in the Network, you are encouraged to join USA Swimming in the Sports Medicine category to take advantage of the benefits exclusive to our members. A membership application is available from your LSC (Local Swimming Committee). Complete information on joining USA Swimming, including links to all LSCs, can be found at:

No further action is required on your part at this time. You will receive correspondence from me periodically at this email address. Our primary avenue of communication is email, so be sure to use the online updating feature if your business contact information changes.

Congratulations! We’re glad to have you on board.

Kim Matz
Health & Lifestyle Consultant
National Team Performance Support
(719) 866-3549

Dr. McDougle has had post-graduate training in Sports Medicine through the Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician program.