The 12th Invest in ME Conference, Part 1
OverTheHills presents the first article in a series of three about the recent 12th Invest In ME international Conference (IIMEC12) in London.
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European ME Alliance Meets in European Parliament

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    Meeting of European ME Alliance with Members of European Parliament March 2017

    Beakfast in Brussels meeting 7th March 2017



    CARE4ME Conference 6th March 2017



     
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    Some tweets by Nancy Hoylandt from the Care4ME Conference -







     
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    Some tweets about the Breakfast in Brussels meeting -









     
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    Thanks @Jo Best. I am eager to learn more about this event. Was there any talk about concrete plans?
     
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    Also thanks @Jo Best. Any chance they might team up/collaborate with the OMF?
     
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    I'm not there @A.B. I'm just catching up on Twitter. I'm sure there'll be a report or write-up.
     
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    Do you mean European ME Alliance (EMEA) or European Parliament? EMEA has good direct links with OMF via UK founding member org and Chair of EMEA, Invest in ME Research. :)
    ETA: I was thinking mainly of the international conference/colloquium events but other member orgs of EMEA also have direct links with OMF I believe.
    ETA more: EMERG (European ME Research Group) was formed by EMEA in 2015 and some of those researchers are also involved with Euromene, and in turn they meet together with the researchers from other countries around the world at the 2-day Biomedical Research Colloquium prior to the 1-day public Invest in ME Conference - www.investinme.eu
     
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    Dr László Gábor Lovászy from Hungary is on the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).

     
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    Recognise a few faces ..


     
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    Move forward with ME, how?
     
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    I'm assuming he was speaking in the context of his position on the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). I'm sure there'll be a report of the meeting in due course.
     
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    English translation of facebook post by Danish politician Margrete Auken - original post here - https://www.facebook.com/margreteau...36730930417/10154385693190418/?type=3&theater
     
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    Posted in Invest in ME Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5804522506/permalink/10154654997212507/

    After the Invest in ME Research Colloquium and Conference events in London the charity will host the European ME Alliance (EMEA) AGM. This year there will be news of a new European member being added to EMEA.

     
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