#TripleTuesdayOMFCA Spotlight – iCPET Study

Proteomic and Metabolic Plasma iCPET Studies By Ronald G.Tompkins, MD, ScD We have received an anonymous grant of $350,000 designated for the “Proteomic and Metabolomic Plasma iCPET Studies” within the OMFCA-funded Harvard ME/CFS Collaboration at the Harvard-Affiliated Hospitals. Dr. David Systrom and his colleagues at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital have developed a valuable biorepository […]

Ron Davis talks ME/CFS at Columbia and Princeton

Written by Janet Dafoe, PhD   Ron Davis spent the last week on the East Coast giving talks and talking individually to scientists and doctors about ME/CFS. First, he spent two days at Princeton University. He talked to individuals, groups of graduate students, and groups at lunches and dinners. He gave a talk in the […]

How Patients Are Accelerating Research

I’m very grateful for the outpouring of support we’ve received from OMFCA community members, people just like you, during our Triple Giving Tuesday campaign. I’m especially inspired by the ME/CFS patients who dedicate their limited energy to fundraising for our work. I am honored to highlight a few of their stories today. First though, I’d […]

Experts advance ME/CFS research: Chris Armstrong interviewed on ME/CFS Alert

Dr. Christopher Armstrong Talks with Llewellyn King Llewellyn King, host of ME/CFS Alert, has just released his newest episode interviewing OMF Science Liaison Christopher Armstrong, PhD. This edition covers Dr. Armstrong’s pathway into ME/CFS research, his areas of expertise, and his role to help advance OMFCA’s ME/CFS research. This is the third in a series […]

ME/CFS Research is soaring!

#TripleTuesdayOMFCA Spotlight – Chris Armstrong, PhD Every donation today through December 3 will be tripled!   I’m getting in touch with you today to share my personal perspective on why your support is so vital to OMF Canada’s (OMFCA) work. Donations from community members like you allow OMFCA to fund critical research around the globe […]

Dr. Chris Armstrong Speaks Out About ME/CFS

Uninvisible Podcast Episode #46 OMF Science Liaison Christopher Armstrong, PhD, is the guest speaker on the latest episode of Uninvisible Podcast with host and chronic disease patient advocate, Lauren Freedman. The Uninvisible Podcast focuses on invisible conditions and invisible chronic illness. In this interview, Chris shared that OMFCA is focused on research to establish the biology […]

Exciting News: Harvard Collaborative Projects Advancing

#TripleTuesdayOMFCA Spotlight – Harvard Collaboration Every donation today through December 3 will be tripled! The OMF-funded Harvard ME/CFS Collaboration, led by Ronald G. Tompkins, MD, ScD, and Wenzhong Xiao, PhD, is a partnership of leading scientists, doctors, and researchers from Harvard-affiliated hospitals including Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and collaborators from Sweden and the United Kingdom […]

TRIPLE GIVING TUESDAY OMF CANADA LAUNCHES

Every donation today through December 3 will be tripled! Today is the first day of Triple Giving Tuesday fundraising campaign, and I’m excited to announce that we have secured matching gifts up to $200 000 through the generosity of several supporters. Thanks to these individuals, when you donate to OMFCA any day of the week today […]

University of Victoria Hosts Educational Seminar on ME/CFS

We’d like to say a special thanks today to Lauren Grubisich for helping to raise awareness of ME/CFS in Canada! Lauren is a Director at Large of The University of Victoria Society for Students with a Disability which recently partnered with the ME|FM Society of BC and The UVic Equity and Human Rights Office to […]