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Follow Members of OMF’s Scientific Advisory Board and Other Esteemed Scientists at Emerge Australia’s International Research Symposium

We want to thank again Emerge Australia for hosting the International Research Symposium on ME / CFS. Along with leading international researchers, OMF-funded researchers including Scientific Advisory Board Director Ronald W. Davis, PhD, Jonas Bergquist, MD, PhD, Wenzhong Xiao, PhD, Robert Phair, PhD, and Christopher Armstrong, PhD, will be presenting.


Emerge has just announced that the entire program will be available to watch on Facebook Live and at No pre-registration is required. Log-in with these links at the time of the session you wish to watch.


March 13 – Day 1 Scientific program

Topics: Mitochondrial function and signalling – Immunology – Neuroimaging – Biobanking & Clinical Data

Speakers:  Dr. Leighton Barnden – Dr. Travis Craddock – Prof. Paul Fisher – Dr. Elisha Josev – Dr. Brett Lidbury – Prof. Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik  – Dr. Neil McGregor – Dr. Luis Nacul – Prof. Donald Staines – Ruud Raijmakers – Dr. Cara Tomas

March 14 – Day 2 Scientific program

Topics: Research Innovation, Big Data & Bioinformatics – Genomics and Proteomics – Metabolomics & Transcriptomics – Methodology, Computer Interaction and Collaboration

Speakers: Dr. Chris Armstrong – A.Prof. Jonas Bergquist – Dr. Ron Davis – Dr. Neil McGregor – Dr. Alain Moreau – Dr. Luis Nacul –  Dr. Robert Phair – Dr. Wenzhong Xiao

March 15 – Day 3 Clinical Focus & Open Day including a Symposia Summary

Presentations & panels including: Dr. Mark Donohoe, Dr. Bruce Wauchope & Dr. Ron Davis

The program schedule can be viewed here.

Thank you to Emerge for making this event open to the international patient community.

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), Fibromyalgia Leading Research. Delivering Hope.Open Medicine Foundation®

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