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Symposium Bristol:

Exercise and ME/CVS:

The Evidence







De Bristol North Fibromyalgia ME/CFS Support Group organiseert op 5 februari een symposium.


Eén van de sprekers is dr. Mark VanNess, werkzaam bij de Workwell Foundation/het Pacific Lab,

die bekend geworden in van inspanningsonderzoek m.b.v. dubbele fietstesten (klik hier en hier).



6.30 - 6.35



6.35 - 7.05

Case histories:

Four young people’s stories

Film: abridged "Voices From the Shadows"


Mark VanNess,

Workwell Foundation USA

Ass. Prof University of the Pacific

"Understanding Fatigue in ME/CFS: An exercise in objectivity"

7.45 - 8.00



8.00 - 8.30

Dr Nigel Speight

Consultant Paediatrician:

medical advisor to many ME Charities

"The Challenge of ME/CFS in children and Young people"

8.30 - 8.45

Erinna Bowman,

Research Fellow CURE-ME at

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

"Establishing a Biobank for biomedical research on ME/CFS"


8.45 - 9.15

Sue Waddle

Spokesperson for ME Research UK

Question & Answer session