Archive for wpi

Persisting Without Exception: An Interview with Andrea Whittemore-Goad

Prelude Opinions about the Whittemore-Peterson Institute post-XMRV run the gamut from appreciation to anger.  In this prelude to the interview, which  is not about those issues, I offer up some thoughts. Every organization from the OMI to the CFIDS Association, from the Whittemore Peterson Institute Read more [...]

“Moving Steadily Forward”: Annette Whittemore and Dr. Lombardi on the WPI – Past and Future

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 [...]

The Year Ahead in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)

We're stuck in the doldrums as the federal level with little funding and little support but that doesn't mean  stagnation. With several major studies wrapping up 2013  will be a very important year for this disorder. Check out some of the events and studies to look forward to this year. FDA Decision Read more [...]