Public lecture on ME/CFS in Calgary

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  1. tansy

    tansy New Member

    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
    Public Lecture

    Research Update and Clinical tips from the experts

    Of interest to patients with CFS/ME and other fatiguing illnesses,
    their families and the general public

    Sunday, November 9th, 2008
    1:30 - 4:30 pm
    Libin Lecture Theatre, University of Calgary

    • Dr. Nancy Klimas, President of the International Association for Chronic Fatigue Sydrome/
    Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (IACFS/ME), co-author of the Canadian Consensus Guidelines
    for the Diagnosis and Treatment of ME/CFS, and faculty at the University of Miami School of
    Medicine will present a world wide research update on CFS/ME.

    • Dr. Alison Bested MD FRCPC is a Hematological Pathologist who has a specialty practice
    dedicated to CFS/ME, FM and MCS for the past 17 years. She is the author of Hope and Help
    for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia, a co-author of the 2003 ME/CFS Clinical
    Working Case Definition, Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols, and Acting Medical Director of
    the Environmental Health Clinic at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, Ontario.

    For registration form, please go to
    Price: $30.00/person or $15.00/low-income person

    Libin Lecture Theatre is wheel chair accessible.

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    *Participants with allergies and sensitivities thank you for not wearing ANY scented
    personal care products such as aftershave, cologne, perfume, hand cream or hairspray.*