European ME Alliance UK member Invest in ME
organised and hosted four events in London at the end of May - revolving around the 9th International ME Conference
The Biomedical Research
into ME Collaborative Meeting 4 [click
here] took place on
May in London and preceded the annual Invest in ME biomedical research
conference - with
46 participants from ten countries participating.
A pre-conference dinner
was hosted on the evening before the conference with guest presenter Dr
Nigel Speight talking of severely affected young adults with ME and the
problems and issues affecting them from those treating ME as a
psychosocial illness rather than an organic disease.
9th Invest in ME International ME
Conference in London
on 30th May with seventeen countries
presented a platform for
the latest initiatives occurring in biomedical research into ME from
different continents. The theme was Synergising Research into ME and aimed
to increase collaboration, sharing and ideas relating to research into ME.
Conference speakers were
The conference is CPD accredited
and was being supported by EMEA members IMET of
Ireland and Norges ME
Forening of Norway.
28 June 2014