End ME/CFS Worldwide Tour

worldwide tour 2017
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.)

Place Date Time/Location Host
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
hope4mefibro@outlook.com
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

June 12 (English)

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)

18 Juni (Swedish)

4 – 7:00PM / The Library at Gota, Boras RME
Riksforgeningen
For ME-Patienter
Sverige

Swedish Women for ME

Stockholm, Sweden June 19 5:30 – 8:00PM / Location to be shared with reservation RME
Riksforgeningen
For ME-Patienter
Sverige
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)

 

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