ME Research and Treatment Conference – September

Preparations are underway at the Sussex & Kent ME/CFS Society to host a conference on ME/CFS that will be attended by patients and medical professionals on October 6th at the Brighthelm Centre.

Consultant neurologist Professor Leslie Findley who contributed to the World Health Organisation’s classification of ME as a neurological disorder will talk of his experience of the illness. Dr Alan Stewart along with therapists from the NHS Sussex CFS/ME Service will give a presentation on treatment approaches available. Dr Neil Harrison a clinician scientist at Sussex University who is involved in research into the neurological aspects of ME will be speaking about a Medical Research Council funded study he is carrying out in collaboration with London’s St Georges Hospital and giving an update on the study’s recruitment.

Call 01273 674828 for tickets.