Newsletter – August 2020

OMF’s ME/CFS and COVID-19 Research ProjectBrought into National Focus Open Medicine Foundations’ ME/CFS and COVID-19 research project was brought into national focus at a recent, federally-sponsored meeting of the first-ever virtual Interagency ME/CFS Working Group Meeting. This first meeting of the new Working Group focused on ME/CFS and those suffering from post-COVID-19 symptoms (aka “long-haulers”).  […]

You Inspire Us!

Riding to Raise Awareness: A Sister’s Fight to End ME / CFS Biking from coast to coast of any country is a significant journey. Although the stunning backdrop of Sweden’s coastline may be enough to inspire the ride, the motive for Swedish OMF supporter Olivia goes much deeper; Olivia’s sister Clara has Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) […]

March 2020 Newsletter

OMF 2019 YEAR IN REVIEW We realize that you take your philanthropy seriously, and we are honored by your belief in our mission and our efforts to end Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS). The accomplishments contained in the following, OMF 2019 Year in Review, are only possible because of you; your […]

November Newsletter

HARVARD-AFFILIATED HOSPITALS EXAMINE ME / CFS PATIENT CARE Ronald G. Tompkins, MD, ScD, co-director of the OMFCA-funded Harvard ME / CFS Collaboration, and collaborative team member, Amel Karaa, MD, are diving into the current state of care for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) patients. Tompkins and Karaa, together with OMFCA Founder […]

October 2019 Newsletter

Ron Tompkins and Jonas Bergquist Attend RME Sweden Conferences OMF Scientific Advisory Board members Ronald G. Tompkins, MD, ScD, and Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, are participating at the annual RME sponsored Roundtable meetings at the Lejondal Castle outside Stockholm on October 15-16. These meetings bring together leading researchers and clinicians from across Europe focused on […]