ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Is a Good Night's Sleep at the Top of Your Wishlist?

Ashwagandha Helps Hormones - Aids Arthritis

Why You Should Be Eating More Porcini Mushrooms

A Breathalyzer for Disease?

How Bacopa Can Help Improve Your Cognitive Function

Magnesium Reduces Diabetes and Helps Keep You Young

Lavender Aromatherapy Can Ease Pre-Op Anxiety

Give Your Health a Much-Needed Boost With Geranium

The Role of Resveratrol in Achieving Optimal Health

Could Coconut Oil Help Reduce Antibiotics?

 
Print Page
Email Article

November 8 in Alberta Canada – INTERNATIONAL DISABLING FATIGUE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM - invites researchers and clinicians of all disciplines who work with disabling fatigue in chronic disease

  [ 45 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • May 15, 2008


Event:
The 1st Alberta Interdisciplinary Fatigue Research Symposium on Fatigue - “Developing a Collaborative Research Agenda to Understand Disabling Fatigue”

Time and Place:
Saturday, November 8th, 2008
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Libin Lecture Theatre, University of Calgary
Co-sponsored by Universities of Calgary & Alberta

Contacts:
For course information: Jill Langer jlanger@ucalgary.ca

For registration info/call for abstracts: Janis Pearson pearsonj@ucalgary.ca

For Registration Form & fax/mail information, click here

Of interest to:
Researchers and clinicians of all disciplines who work with patients/clients with disabling fatigue in chronic disease. This includes autoimmune disorders, chronic infection, chronic liver disease, pulmonary and heart disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, overtraining and stress syndromes and fatigue of unknown causes.

Format:

  • The morning will consist of short oral presentations by invited speakers to summarize areas of study and emerging questions.
  • The afternoon will include oral and poster presentations from among those submitted followed by facilitated small groups to enable networking and knowledge development. The day will end with a large group discussion of directions for further study of disabling fatigue.

Objectives:

  • To facilitate interdisciplinary discussion about disabling fatigue.
  • To develop research questions about disabling fatigue. For example how does fatigue vary among various medical conditions? What is the etiology of disabling fatigue? How can disabling fatigue be evaluated? How can disabling fatigue be optimally managed?
  • To further the development of an Alberta-wide collaboration among fatigue clinicians and researchers with the goal of funded research to answer some of the above questions.

Keynote addresses:

Dr. Nancy Klimas, MD, on "Biologic Mediators of Fatigue."
Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine and VA Medical Centre, Miami, Florida) - Researcher in immunology of HIV and CFS/ME, President of the International Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (IACFS/ME), Co-Author: Canadian Consensus Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of ME/CFS

Dr. Alison Bested, MD, on "What are the important clinical questions in disabling fatigue research?"
(Hematological Pathology, Toronto, Ontario) - Clinical practice dedicated to patients with disabling fatigue, Acting medical director of the Environmental Health Clinic at Women's College Hospital Toronto, Co-Author: Canadian Consensus Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Treatment of ME/CFS

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Dr. Carey Johnson, MD (Medical Genetics, Calgary) - “Disabling Fatigue in Ehrlers Danlos Syndrome”
  • Dr. Bryan Kolb, PhD (Chair, Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, U of L) - "Brain Plasticity and Fatigue"
  • Dr. Brian MacIntosh, PhD (Kinesiology, U of C) - "Central and peripheral mechanisms of muscle fatigue"
  • Dr. Karin Olson, PhD (Nursing, U of A) - "A new paradigm for understanding fatigue"
  • Dr. Steve Simpson, MD, FRCP(C) (Psychiatry, U of C) - "Managing fatigue in cancer survivors"
  • Dr. Neil Skjodt, MD (Sleep Medicine, U of A) - “Sleep assessment and disorders in chronic fatigue”
  • Dr. Mark van Ness, PhD, Staci Stevens, MA (Sport Sciences, University of the Pacific, Stockton, California) - "Using cardiopulmonary exercise testing to determine metabolic function and disability."



Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Optimized Curcumin Longvida®


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

Featured Products

Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils
FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get energized with malic acid & magnesium

Natural Remedies

Probiotic Mint Promotes Healthy Gums & Teeth, Freshens Breath and Whitens Teeth Probiotic Mint Promotes Healthy Gums & Teeth, Freshens Breath and Whitens Teeth
The Fibromyalgia and Glutathione Link The Fibromyalgia and Glutathione Link
Priming Your Immune System for Cold & Flu Season Priming Your Immune System for Cold & Flu Season
Pioneer Scientists Uncover a Revolutionary Neuroprotective Supplement for Nerve Health Pioneer Scientists Uncover a Revolutionary Neuroprotective Supplement for Nerve Health
Break Free From Fibromyalgia Break Free From Fibromyalgia

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map