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Patient has made a $1M matching grant to the Mt. Sinai ME Center!

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by justinreilly, Nov 4, 2011.

  1. justinreilly

    justinreilly Stop the IoM & P2P! Adopt CCC!

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    From European Society for ME on Facebook:

    http://www.facebook.com/pages/ESME-European-Society-for-ME/326113349124

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  2. madietodd

    madietodd Senior Member

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    Excellent news!
  3. Andrew

    Andrew Senior Member

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    Wow! That's fantastic!
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    Nielk

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    I'm really excited about this, especially because he is my doctor and I think very highly of him.
    I hope it will be successful. The more people doing studies from different angles, the better chance we have on finding something that will make sense.
  5. Andrew

    Andrew Senior Member

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    Hmmm. They really need a dedicated website to raise money. If this is a matching fund, that means the money is only released as donations come in.
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  6. livingwithcfids

    livingwithcfids

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    Thanks for sharing. A million dollars goes a long way! How can we donate? I don't see the fund form or any place to contribute.
  7. August59

    August59 Daughters High School Graduation

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    A big thanks to the patient of Dr. Enlander's for making such a bold matching fund donation. Matching donations of this magnitude help tremendously with much needed funding and the $1,000,000 figure is one the gets attention. Especially coming from a patient, it conveys a commitment to the research community that patients affected by this dreaeded disease the we are ready to fight the fight.

    A great big thanks to this patient of Dr. Enlander!!!!!
  8. justinreilly

    justinreilly Stop the IoM & P2P! Adopt CCC!

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    The patient maybe matching Mt. Sinai's contribution.
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    It is my understanding that a patient donated the money for Dr. E to collaborate with Mt. Sinai to create the ME/CFS Center. I think it is made payable to Mt. Sinai, earmarked for Dr. E and the ME/CFS Center. I'll keep my eyes open for donation specifics.

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