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Institute of Medicine Report issued 2/10/2105

Beyond Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Redefining an Illness Read the Report See a report brief here Report key facts here Summaries can be found on many sites including The JAMA website: http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?doi=10.1001/jama.2015.1346 The New York Times  http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/02/10/chronic-fatigue-syndrome-gets-a-new-name/?_r=3%3A%2F%2Fwell.blogs.nytimes.com%2F2015%2F02%2F10%2Fchronic-fatigue-syndrome-gets-a-new-name%2F%3F_r%3D3 National Academy of Sciences “Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Is a Legitimate Disease That Needs Proper Diagnosis and Treatment, […]

2105 High School Scholarship

NJMECFSA HS Scholarship Announcement 2015 Click to access full application details and announcement.

IACFSME Primer (Revised 2014)

The ME/CFS Primer for Clinical Practitioners (2014 revision) is available in both print and download versions at the IACFSME website. Click here. Primer

Research Tab Updated 10/12/2014

Click on Research Opps above.   IMPORTANT Effective September 1, 2014, the NJCFSA Helpline phone was discontinued and replaced by email address that can be used to ask questions.   For those who do not have email, perhaps you can have a friend send a note on your behalf or use a computer at a library.  Include your […]

Research Opportunity June 2014

Click on “Research Opps” tab above to see the latest research opportunity.  June 12, 2104

New Research Opportunity

Click on the “Research Opp” tab above to see the latest research opportunity. This one is for fibromyalgia patients.

May is ME/CFS Awareness Month

In 2006, NJCFSA instituted the first scholarship in the US addressing ME/CFS. NJCFSA started the scholarship in one medical school, grew to three and is now in four NJ medical schools. The goal is to educate future physicians about this disease, which is not a part of medical school curriculum. Bravo and thank you to all […]

2014 Medical Student Scholarship

Application click here

Social Security Guidelines for ME/CFS as of 4/03/2014

http://www.socialsecurity.gov/OP_Home/rulings/di/01/SSR2014-01-di-01.html