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seeking update on WPI's search for medical director and conducting clinical trials

Discussion in 'XMRV Testing, Treatment and Transmission' started by RivkaRivka, Nov 5, 2010.

  1. RivkaRivka

    RivkaRivka Senior Member

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    i'm seeking an update on WPI's search for a medical director and on their interest in conducting clinical trials.

    does anyone have any new info on WPI's search for a medical director? i know that they can't really begin clinical trials until they have one.

    any news about WPI at all?
  2. Andrew

    Andrew Senior Member

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    I've seen nothing on their web site or anywhere else.
  3. Jemal

    Jemal Senior Member

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    So what are they up to? I am very curious.
  4. Andrew

    Andrew Senior Member

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    Apparently, they are still looking.
  5. leaves

    leaves Senior Member

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    Yes worrisome; they had planned to start treatment for patients soon, but they still do not have a medical director.
  6. paddygirl

    paddygirl Senior Member

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    Conundrum

    I asked Dr M about this at the New Jersey meeting. She said its all about money. No grants forthcoming.

    I was interested as many are in being a patient at WPI, as I'll be ninety before anything happens here.

    I assumed that Dr M was talking about doctors for the WPI clinic, but maybe the funding is so strapped that its affecting the Medical Director position too.

    Its very frustrating, I'd add a chunk to my mortgage to be treated there, I'm looking at giving up work if I carry on like this, work to bed, bed to work.:headache:

    Paddy
  7. Roy S

    Roy S former DC ME/CFS lobbyist

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