Join ME/CFS Webinar by OMF Canada!

Join us for a Free Webinar Hosted by Open Medicine Foundation Canada: The End ME/CFS Project Save the date! Open Medicine Foundation Canada (OMFCA) is pleased to invite you to join us for this engaging presentation on OMF-funded ME/CFS research. When: Saturday, October 3, 2020 11AM-12PM PDT Where: Hosted on ZOOM Register for the webinar here. […]

Grant Awarded to Nitrogen Hypothesis Study

 OMF Scientist Receives Grant Funding for ME/CFS Study Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) is thrilled to share that our staff science liaison, Christopher W. Armstrong, PhD, has been awarded a grant to further his research into the relationship between the altered metabolism of nitrogen and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS). The research will be completed at […]

New OMF Funded Research Paper

From the Desk of Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD Uppsala University Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) is pleased to share the published results of an exciting fully-funded study conducted under the direction of Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, Director of the ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center at Uppsala University. This study was designed to validate the increase of autoantibodies observed […]

A Message for Severe ME Awareness Day

Whitney Dafoe Shares a Message for Severe ME Awareness Day  Today, August 8, 2020, marks Severe ME Awareness Day. In recognition, OMF has launched #TheViewforME campaign to increase awareness of severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME / CFS), by demonstrating the reality faced by many people with severe ME. It’s estimated that 20 million people have ME / CFS worldwide, […]

Raising Millions for ME/CFS Research

From the desk of Ronald G. Tompkins, MD, ScD OMF Chief Medical Officer When it comes to finding a treatment and curing Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS), OMF does whatever it takes. We work every day to uncover more funding to speed up the research and get results. Whether the funds come directly from our deeply […]

OMF Celebrity Update

OMF’s 2020 #MayMomentum campaign ends tomorrow. We are humbled by the sheer number of international community members who have come together to support OMF, united by a shared commitment to find answers and end Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS). It’s not too late to join them! Please consider donating today. We are so grateful for […]

Support The End ME/CFS Project!

Do you count yourself as one of the over 800 members of the international ME/CFS community that are part of Open Medicine Foundation’s 2020 #MayMomentum? If so, we could not be more grateful! If you are still waiting to give, there are just four days left to join your community and our annual #MayMomentum campaign […]

OMF Announces New Treatment Trial

As part of #MayMomentum, Open Medicine Foundation is thrilled to announce a new clinical trial that builds on OMF-funded research and shows the interconnected strategies of the four OMF-Established ME / CFS Collaborative Research Centers. We hope that you will agree that this thoughtful research strategy deserves your support and that today is the day that you decide […]

A Powerful Message from Whitney Dafoe

We are honored to share an excerpt from a message from Whitney Dafoe… “My name is Whitney Dafoe and I have severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS). I have had symptoms for 15 years but have slowly gotten worse because of a lack of beneficial treatments. I am only able to communicate by taking a […]

Breaking News – OMF Funded Study: COVID-19 and ME/CFS – 5/19/20

Breaking News OMF Funded Study: COVID-19 and ME/CFS   Against the backdrop of COVID-19, Open Medicine Foundation (OMF) remains focused on finding the answers needed to win the fight against Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) and other chronic, complex diseases. Today, because of the pandemic, an opportunity exists to increase the understanding of ME/CFS. OMF is […]