ME/FM Society of BC May Awareness Event 2015
Past President Susan MacLean: Introduction
Staci Stevens: Post exertional malaise: less is more
An experienced exercise physiologist and Founder of the California based Workwell Foundation, Staci’s clinical work and research on the impact of post-exertional malaise on ME/CFS patients was critical to the recent U.S. Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) Report, Beyond Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: An IOM Report on Redefining an Illness.
Dr Daniel Peterson: Latest ME research and diagnostic/treatment developments
Dr. Peterson, M.D. is an internist in Incline Village, Nevada and an internationally recognized medical expert on ME/CFS. He has devoted 25 years of his clinical career to diagnosing and caring for patients with ME/CFS and related neuroimmune disorders, and collaborating with researchers to better understand the illness, giving him a unique perspective on ME/CFS for developing translational science.