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Dianna Cowern (Physics Girl) all day live stream fundraiser on 6 July 2024


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From The Sick Times newsletter:

"This Saturday (July 6th), science video creator Dianna Cowern is holding a fundraiser for the Open Medicine Foundation, a non-profit group researching effective treatments and diagnostic markers for ME/CFS, Long Covid, and related diseases. The event will be a livestream on Cowern’s YouTube channel from 9:45 AM to 9:00 PM EST. It will feature a live feed of Cowern — who lives with ME/CFS and Long Covid — round tables with other YouTubers, a Q&A, and presentations by Long Covid experts.

"Pre-recorded interviews from experts —

- Linda Tannenbaum, founder and CEO of the Open Medicine Foundation.
Interviewed by Derek Muller from Veritasium.
- Dr. David Kaufman, an ME/CFS specialist.
Interviewed by Vanessa Hill from
- Dr. Raven Baxter, a science communicator.
Interviewed by Kyle Kitzmiller.
- Dr. David Putrino, director of rehabilitation innovation for MT. Selenite Health
Interviewed by Kyle Kitzmiller.”

- Live stream will be on the Physics Girl Youtube channel, that has over 3.27M subscribers

- Will be hosted by Simone Giertz and Ian Hecox, fellow Youtubers with 2.72M and 26.7M subscribers respectively

- Veritasium is another very large channel with 15.8M subscribers. Braincraft has 616K