Thursday, 1 June 2017
12th Invest in ME International ME Conference 2017
This annual international, CPD accredited research conference provides a platform for the latest and most promising biomedical research into ME. IIMEC12 will be the twelfth conference and has attracted researchers, clinicians, doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, healthcare professionals and patient groups twenty countries from around the world.
The conference is a full day event on Friday 2nd June from 09.00 to 17.30.
The agenda for the day can be found by clicking here.
Speakers for the conference include –
Dr Ian Gibson, Former Dean of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia
Prof Ian Charles, Director of Institute of Food Research, Norwich, UK
Dr Vicky Whittemore, National Institutes of Health, USA
Professor Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik and Professor Donald Staines, Griffiths University, Australia
Professor Nancy Klimas, Director, Institute for Neuro Immune Medicine, Nova Southeastern University, Miami, USA
Dr Jakob Theorell, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Dr Jo Cambridge, Principal Research Fellow Inflammation, Div of Medicine Faculty of Medical Sciences, UCL, UK
Professor Simon Carding, Professor of Mucosal Immunology at UEA-MED and leader of the Gut Biology Research Programme, Norwich, UK
Associate Professor Mady Hornig, Center for Infection and Immunity (CII), Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health New York, USA
Professor Olav Mella, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Dr Øystein Fluge, Department of Clinical Science, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Professor Warren Tate, University of Otago in New Zealand
Professor Ron Davis, Director Stanford Genome Technology Center, Palo Alto, California, USA
Happily, for those of us unable to attend, the talks will be recorded and available to purchase on DVDs.