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CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:
“Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Advancing Research and Clinical Education”
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. ET
Global Communications Center (Building 19)
Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium
Charles W. Lapp, MD
Hunter-Hopkins Center, P.A.
“Clinical Presentation of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome”
Elizabeth R. Unger, PhD, MD
Chief, Chronic Viral Diseases Branch
Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases, CDC
“Public Health Approach to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome”
Anthony L. Komaroff, MD
Simcox-Clifford-Higby Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
“Lessons from the Institute of Medicine and NIH Pathways to Prevention Reports”
Avindra Nath, MD
Chief, Section of Infections of the Nervous System
National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke
“Post-Infectious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Intramural Research at the National Institutes of Health”
John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
For CDC staff unable to attend the event:
The session will be available on IPTV and Envision. To join by Envision, reserve a conference room and make the Envision request or use your local room scheduling process to schedule Envision.
For non-CDC staff interested in viewing the session:
A live external webcast will be available. For individuals who are unable to view the session during the scheduled time, the archived presentation will be posted 48 hours after each session.
For non-CDC staff who wish to attend in person:
Due to security measures at CDC’s Roybal campus, non-CDC staff who wish to attend these sessions in person must have prior clearance and a U.S. state-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, US passport).
Names of non-CDC staff (both domestic and international) should be submitted to the Grand Rounds Team. Please note that all information for international visitors must be submitted at least 10 days in advance.
For individuals requiring reasonable accommodations:
It is the policy of CDC to provide reasonable accommodations (RA) for qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure their full inclusion in CDC-sponsored events. Employees are asked to submit RA requests at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please e-mail the request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions about this Grand Rounds topic: Feel free to e-mail your questions before or during the session.