The public was invited to the half-day 2011 “Florida Conference on Research Advances in ME/CFS & Gulf War Illness,” held in Miami on March 26. (Details were as outlined below.)
On Saturday March 26, five physicians spoke to the public concerning recent and future research of GWI and ME/CFS.
Time: March 26, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: Veteran’s Hospital Auditorium on the campus of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Address: 1201 N.W. 16th Street, Miami
Driving Directions/Map: at http://www.miami.va.gov/visitors/directions.asp Phone: 305-575-7000 ext. 6706 or 4942
Bring with you: A picture ID
Seating is limited, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org for assured seating.
9:30 a.m. Brief Introduction, Nancy Klimas, MD
9:40 a.m. “Biomarker Discovery Study/Good Day-Bad Day Study,” Lina Garcia, MD
10:00 a.m. “From TeleHealth to VideoHealth: A New Study for CFS Patients and their Partners,” Dolores Perdomo, PhD
10:20 a.m. Break
10:40 a.m. “Systems Biology in GWI and CFS/ME, ” Gordon Broderick, PhD, University of Alberta, Canada
11:30 a.m. Future Directions of Research, Nancy Klimas, MD
Noon – 12:30 – Q/A Session