A Community Open House marking the opening of the Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease (within the University of Nevada-Reno’s Center for Molecular Medicine), is Saturday, August 21, 10 am to 12 noon. All are invited to tour and celebrate. For a map & directions, go to http://www.wpinstitute.org/CMM_Map.pdf. For those who can't attend, video coverage of the event will be posted later, and planners hope to offer a video tour of the center.
We can also participate by e-mailing our "high-five" messages to the WPI at email@example.com; and anyone wishing to contribute to the nonprofit center's research may donate securely online at http://wpinstitute.org/help/help_donation.html.
MEDIA COVERAGE INCLUDES:
Nevada Newsmakers TV Interview
WPI Co-founder & President Annette Whittemore and her daughter Andrea Whittemore-Goad were interviewed by host Sam Shad. The two videos seem to be most easily viewed on Youtube at Mindy Kitei’s CFS Central website - http://www.cfscentral.com
An article in the Reno Gazette-Journal describes the “New UNR research center to aid in fight against numerous afflictions” as equipped with the best, attracting the best, and organized for speed via “laboratories without walls” - open real-time sharing of new information among researchers studying different diseases in the same work area.