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12th IACFSME Conference Write-up

Working Group Meeting – September 26-28, 2018

On this #OMFScienceWednesday, we’re excited to highlight that over 50 scientists will gather for a 3-day Working Group Meeting on the Molecular Basis of ME/CFS … Open Medicine Foundation is sponsoring a three day focused scientific meeting with a growing group of excellent scientists with diverse expertise prior to the September 29th Community Symposium on the...

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Greetings from London

Dear Friends, I am excited to share with you that this week I am attending the Biomedical Research into ME Colloquium 8 (BRMEC8) with six members of OMF’s Scientific Advisory Board. Our delegation is spending quality time together. (Pictured below: L to R: me, Dr. Øystein Fluge, Dr. Jonas Bergquist, Dr. Ron Davis, Dr. Maureen Hanson, Dr. Wenzhong Xiao,...

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Experts Gather in Montreal to Develop International Research Agenda on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Cision PR Newswire

MONTREAL, April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – International experts will participate in the first-ever Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) Canadian Collaborative Team Conference on May 3–5, 2018 at CHU Sainte-Justine.  The conference will bring together 250 researchers and healthcare professionals from various disciplines to develop an international research agenda for this debilitating disease, for which there is no...

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ME/CFS Clinicians Summit: Advancing Collaboration & Improving Clinical Care

On March 2-3, 2018, the Bateman Horne Center hosted the Clinicians Summit, an exciting meeting of leading U.S. ME/CFS clinicians to share their experiences on diagnosis and treatment in order to improve ME/CFS clinical care and better target research. The goals of this meeting were ambitious and included the following: Summarize key diagnostic and treatment...

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OMF’s Linda Tannenbaum is “Partnering for Faster Cures” in San Francisco

Today Linda is meeting at the Partnering for Cures conference in San Francisco with leaders and decision-makers from across diseases who are motivated by the same mission – to transform the medical research system and reduce time and cost of getting new therapies from discovery to patients: “I’m attending Partnering for Cures to make connections,...

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12th IACFSME Conference Write-up

By Rosamund Vallings   • OCTOBER 27-30, 2016 – Fort Lauderdale, USA – The conference, opened by the president Fred Friedberg (NY, USA), was a day for patients, while the medical and research professionals could attend a series of workshops. The keynote speaker for the opening address at the patient conference was given by Vicky Whittemore...

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