Watch 'Demystifying ME/CFS' webinar
January 19, 2021
Last week, on Thursday 14 January, Dr Charles Shepherd from the ME Association, Dr Nina Muirhead, and Caroline Kingdon from the UK ME/CFS Biobank each gave presentations at the ‘Demystifying ME/CFS’ webinar, hosted by the Cambridge University GP Society.
The webinar covered a range of M.E. topics, including the history of M.E./CFS, attitudes towards the illness, diagnostic criteria, managing M.E./CFS and severe M.E./CFS. The panel also took questions following the presentations which included questions around Covid vaccinations for people with M.E./CFS.
The video is available to view in full online in Google Drive. To help you navigate the video, you can find the beginning of each speaker’s presentation at:
- 3:30 for Dr Charles Shepherd’s overview of M.E./CFS
- 28:20 for Dr Nina Muirhead’s talk on her own experience of M.E./CFS, as well as diagnosis and management of the illness
- 56:13 for Caroline Kingdon on severe M.E./CFS and her work at the ME Biobank
- 1:21:47 for Q&A from the webinar panel.