People with Chronic Complex Diseases deserve the right to live full, productive lives.
19 World-renowned scientists
2 Nobel Laureates
6 National Academy of Sciences Members
6 OMF established ME / CFS Collaborative Research Centers
at Bateman Horne Center
An initiative to increase access to knowledgeable healthcare providers and improve patient care for those with multi-system Chronic Complex Diseases (msCCD).
OMF's 2022 Year in Review
Thank you for helping us to make this past year one of much progress. In 2023, we will continue to scale our efforts as we pave the way for a brighter future for all those impacted by multi-system chronic, complex diseases (msCCD).
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OMF ACCELERATES RESEARCH ACROSS THE GLOBE
Since our inception in 2012, Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) has raised over $40 million to fund open, collaborative research and improve health care for millions suffering with multi-system chronic, complex diseases (msCCD). Our disease focus includes Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS), Long COVID, Post-Treatment Lyme Disease, and Fibromyalgia.
We have facilitated and funded the establishment of 7 collaborative centers across the globe. These centers are dedicated to diagnosing, treating, and ultimately curing these related chronic, complex diseases.
Open Medicine Foundation is a US based global nonprofit, with an affiliate organization in Canada (OMF Canada) and a foreign branch in Australia (OMF Australia). Our 19 member Scientific Advisory Board is world renowned and includes two Nobel laureates and 6 National Academy of Sciences members.
OMF Supported Collaborative Centers
Ronald W. Davis, PhD
Innovative, collaborative, multi-disciplinary research
Wenzhong Xiao, PhD
David Systrom, MD
Clinical and scientific mechanistic studies towards discovering new treatments
at Uppsala, Sweden
Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD
Research for biomarkers in body and brain
at Bateman Horne Center
Lucinda Bateman, MD
Medical Education Director
A global initiative to increase access to knowledgeable healthcare providers and improve patient care.
LONG COVID TO ME/CFS RESEARCH PLAN
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Support small ME/CFS treatment trials: Nov. 29, 2022 is the LAST DAY this year to get your donation to OMF TRIPLED!
OMF Awarded Research Grants fromThe Patient-Led Research Collaborative! Big news: The Patient-Led Research Collaborative has announced $4.8 million in biomedical research awards for ME/CFS,
A new study from Ron Davis and Stanford colleagues aims to identify neutrophil abnormalities that are unique to ME/CFS patients.
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