Open Medicine Foundation’s End ME/CFS Worldwide Tour is an outreach program designed to activate a grass-roots parents’ movement and to empower and engage the ME/CFS and related chronic complex disease community to take action together.
OMF is building a network of supporters who have the strength and determination to End ME/CFS and related chronic complex diseases. End ME/CFS Worldwide encourages participants to get involved to affect a change.
As part of OMF’s End ME/CFS Worldwide Tour, Linda Tannenbaum, CEO/President will be visiting cities around the globe to meet with parents, patients, caregivers and friends to deliver HOPE. Presentations will include an update on OMF’s revolutionary research and what OMF and others are doing to increase awareness, education and support.
The International visits for 2017 are listed below.
For visits within the U.S. and Canada – If your community would like to explore being a part of OMF’s End ME/CFS Worldwide Tour 2017 and have 50 or more people that could attend a meeting, please feel free to contact us.
End ME/CFS Worldwide Tour 2017 Schedule
(Click on dates below for information and to RSVP. More information to follow.)
|Orange County, California||April 5, 2017||Non Public: 6 – 9:00PM / Knights of Columbus – San Antonio de Padua del Canon Catholic Church||Knights of Columbus Council #9195|
|Washington, DC/Capital Area||April 15, 2017||2 – 3:30PM / City of Fairfax Regional Library||CFS NOVA & Fibromyalgia Club|
|Isle of Man||May 24, 2017||Non Public: Presentation to Parliament & House of Keys: “ME/CFS: A Major Health Crisis“ hosted by Kate Beecroft, Minister of Health & Social Security and meeting with Medical Professionals||Parliament & House of Keys|
|Isle of Man||May 24, 2017||3.00-3.45PM / Onchan Methodist Lounge – Informal meeting over coffee for Young people sufferers, parents of young sufferers, parents with ME themselves.
3.45-4.30PM / Onchan Methodist Lounge – Opportunity for any members to come and have an informal chat, either in private or with others.
7:30 – 9:00PM / Onchan Methodist Church
|ME Support Isle of Man|
|Dublin, Republic of Ireland||May 28, 2017||2:30 – 5:00PM / The Maldron Hotel Dublin Airport – Speakers: Linda Tannenbaum & Dr. Ros Vallings||Irish ME/CFS Association|
|Newry, Northern Ireland||May 29, 2017||7 – 9:00PM / The Mourne Country Hotel||Hope 4 ME & Fibro
|Belfast, Northern Ireland||May 30, 2017||Non Public Medical Conference: 2 – 5:00PM
“Seeking Solutions for ME & Fibro” – Speakers: Prof Olav Mella, Linda Tannenbaum, David Tuller, PhD, Dr. William Weir, Dr. Christine McMaster
|Hope 4 ME & Fibro|
|London, UK||May 31-June 2, 2017||Invest in ME International Conference & Science Meeting||Invest in ME International Conference|
|Antwerp, Belgium||June 7, 2017||3 – 6:00PM / Cultuurcentrum Merksem Nieuwdreef 135, 2170 Merksem||Wake Up Call Beweging|
|Oslo, Norway||June 12, 2017||5:00 PM / Rikshospitalet/Oslo University Hospital
Speakers: Linda Tannenbaum and Katarina Lien, M.D., Ph.D., University of Oslo
|The Norwegian ME Association|
|Bergen, Norway||June 16, 2017||TBA||The Norwegian ME Association|
|Boras, Sweden||June 18 (English)||4 – 7:00PM / The Library at Gota, Boras||RME
Swedish Women for ME
|Stockholm, Sweden||June 19||5:30 – 8:00PM / Location to be shared with reservation||RME
|Mountain View, California||August 20, 2017||1 – 3PM / Location TBD||Bay Area Support Group|
|Minneapolis, Minnesota||September 16, 2017||TBD|
|Boston, Massachusetts||November 4, 2017||TBD||Massachusetts CFIDS/ME & FM Association|
|Orange County, California||Fall||TBD||Chronic Fatigue Syndrome of Orange County (Facebook Group)|