This blog came out of a trip last year to visit Dr. Kogelnik and learn about the Open Medicine Institute. Given the OMI's location in beautiful Palo Alto, a hub of innovation and technology, if there ever was one, we begin with a look at 'location'.
Location, Location, Location....Location Matters
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Bring Me Men to Match My Mountains
"Bring me men to match my mountains, Bring me men to match my plains, Men with empires in their purpose, And new eras in their brains" - Sam Walter Foss
A modern day equivalent for chronic fatigue syndrome might be "Give me data to match my disorder and researchers Read more [...]
WORKING WELL FOR ME/CFS
Our goal is to facilitate an understanding of the biological basis for fatigue and provide objectively determined therapeutic interventions that will improve quality of life for this population. Staci Stevens, Program Director for Workwell
The' Pacific Fatigue Lab' - Read more [...]
The Open Medicine Institute is fostering a new health care model by integrating direct patient involvement with a multi-disciplinary, big data technology approach to advance the understanding of complex diseases and directly improve outcomes. Linda Tannenbaum, Executive Director of the Open Medicine Read more [...]
Patients with ME/CFS desperately need answers. We are convinced these answers are readily available if we apply the best resources in a large-scale, concerted effort. Linda Tannenbaum , Executive Director, Open Medicine Foundation
...He Has A Plan
Dr Andreas Kogelnik, the leader behind OMI-MERIT Read more [...]
Talk about a jolt. Kim McCleary has been the face of the CFIDS Association of America (CAA) for over twenty years. More than anyone else she's responsible for what the CFIDS Association of America is today, and today, after 22 years at the helm, she announced that she's leaving the CAA on June Read more [...]
Last year as I visited the Whittemore Peterson Institute I was struck, more than anything, by what an immense accomplishment it was. Built in the pre-XMRV era when chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) hardly registered on the national scene, the idea that a $15.5 million dollar facility mostly Read more [...]
Some quick hits from the daylong celebration of the opening of Dr. Klimas Institue for Neuro-Immune Medicine at Nova Southeastern University.
The full blog of the day will be posted on the Simmaron Rising page on the Simmaron Research Foundations website.
Dean Opens the Celebration
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