by CINDA CRAWFORD on MARCH 21, 2011:
The International Association for CFS/ME and The National ME/FM Action Network (Canada) are pleased to announce the 10th International ME/CFS clinical & research conference in Ottawa, Canada.
The professional conference themes focus on fatigue, pain, sleep, pediatrics, cognition and brain function in ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia and Related illnesses and will be addressed in scientific sessions on assessment and treatment and original research in the fields of immunology, virology and neuroendocrinology.There will also be workshops for clinicians and researchers.
DATE: September 22nd to 25th, 2011
CITY: Ottawa, ON Canada
LOCATION: The Delta City Centre Hotel (613) 237-3600
(formerly Crowne Plaza hotel) 101 Lyon Street, North, Ottawa, ON K1R 5T9 CANADA
To view the Conference details and backgrounder, please download the following PDF:
Registration will open in May, 2011. A call for abstracts is now posted on the homepages of
http://www.iacfsme.org and http://www.mefmaction.net
ONE-DAY CONFERENCE FOR PATIENTS & advocates interested in these illnesses IS SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 22ND, 2011.
IT IS ANTICPATED THAT THIS EVENT WILL BE ACCREDITED FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION: CATEGORY 1 CME FOR PHYSICIAN, CNE FOR NURSES, AND CPE FOR PHARMACISTS.
For more information, please contact National ME/FM Action Network, Lydia Neilson, 613-829-6667