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NIH RFA announcements and Feb 1 NIH teleconference

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by medfeb, Jan 27, 2017.

  1. medfeb

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    NIH just sent out the following message

    The Trans-NIH ME/CFS Working Group has issued two Requests for Applications for ME/CFS research. You can view the funding opportunity announcements at:

    https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-17-022.html
    https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-NS-17-021.html

    In addition, we request your participation in a telebriefing about updates on NIH’s efforts to advance research on ME/CFS. The telebriefing will be held on February 1, 2017, 3:00 until 4:00 pm ET. If you will be calling from the U.S., please use the following dial-in information for the telebriefing.

    Dial-in: 888-989-3480
    Participant passcode: 5130891

    If you will be calling from another country, please see the attached chart for your country’s access information.
    Please remember to RSVP to NIHME-CFSWorkingG@ninds.nih.gov if you plan to participate in the call.

    Thank you in advance for your participation and we look forward to an engaging, thoughtful and productive conversation.

    Regards,
    The Trans-NIH ME/CFS Working Group
     
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    Reading the RFA on collaborative researcher centers.

    Definitions where post-exertional malaise is required are recommended.

    The section of research areas of interest is pretty good, with a few exceptions as it highlights somatization and personality disorders and does recommend research on mind body approaches for symptom management. That said it seems to be written to cover a broad range of topics, in a sort of "make everyone happy" way. It seems we won't be able to get rid of psychobabble completely. At least for now.
     
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    Can somebody attach the chart.
     
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    This is the chart of international numbers
     

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    Tweets from the talk are here - https://twitter.com/CortJohnson







     
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