For those of you in Australia (Melb) or Victoria this seminar has two of the top ME and Lyme Disease Researchers speaking as well as treating GP's Join world leading researcher Professor Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik, ME/CFS and Lyme medical expert Dr Richard Schloeffel together with highly regarded GPs in their field of expertise to discuss the medical complexity of ME/CFS with the view to enabling clinicians to work more effectively with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and related neuroimmunological diseases. Conference Topics This seminar will provide an update on world leading research, ME/CFS/Lyme clinical management strategies, further understanding of the relationship between intestinal dysbiosis, low blood pressure and hypermobility and ME/CFS. Supporting the day is a presentation by Maurice Blackburn Lawyers providing an overview of legal issues surrounding ME/CFS and related neuroimmunological diseases for the clinician and client. Seminar Schedule 9:15am Registration 9:50am Welcome: Ms Amanda Kelly (CEO) 10:00am Dr Richard Schloeffel Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - Diagnosis and Treatment 11:00am Professor Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik (NCNED) Potential immunological and gene expression involvement in the development of CFS/ME. 12:00pm Lunch break 12:30pm Dr Henry Butt Gut and brain functions in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome 1:30pm Principal Mr John Berill, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers Employment, superannuation & insurance issues for people with ME/CFS 2:30pm Mr Chris O'Callaghan Disorders of; blood pressure and of connective tissue elasticity, and how they relate to ME/CFS 3:30pm Closing address: Ms Amanda Kelly You can book here: http://www.mecfs-vic.org.au/2014-medical-seminar Hope to see you there: If anyone is planning to go please pm me so we can meet there.