Linda Tannenbaum is Founder and CEO/President of Open Medicine Foundation (OMF), an independent non-profit dedicated to funding and facilitating open and collaborative scientific research towards clinical breakthroughs for chronic complex diseases, such as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS), post treatment Lyme disease, and fibromyalgia. Ms. Tannenbaum founded OMF after her daughter came down with sudden […]
Sumner M. Redstone Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Founding Director, Center for Surgery, Innovation & Bioengineering, Massachusetts General Hospital
Co-Director, The OMF-sponsored ME / CFS Collaboration at the Harvard-Affiliated Hospitals, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Ronald Tompkins's work in the genomics, proteomics, and ultrastructural roles in inflammation and metabolism promises to discover underlying mechanisms of ME / CFS, and his leadership in multidisciplinary, multi-institutional large research projects will energize OMF’s efforts to ignite ME / CFS research across the globe.
Chris Armstrong, PhD, is most well known for his research using metabolomics to observe biochemical alterations in ME / CFS patients. He began his work in this field at the University of Melbourne, beginning a PhD project to apply metabolomics to study Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) and published his first ME / CFS metabolomics study on blood and […]
Kathleen Morgen comes to us most recently as the Principal of Morgen Lloyd & Associates, a full service consulting firm for non-profits, raising millions of dollars annually and offering a comprehensive menu of fundraising and management services. Throughout her 30+ year career, Kathleen has supported the growth and development of nonprofits and hospitals across California, […]
Debby Husch has worked in non-profit fundraising for two decades. In her prior role at a national healthcare organization, Debby provided support to a national network of over 40 chapters, fostering fundraising growth and enhancing organizational strength; she planned week-long conferences and more. Debby has extensive experience in special event and project management. At OMF, […]