CDC Stakeholder Call Coming Up

cdc_logoIn the fall of 2012, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) began a new series of conference calls to update stakeholders about CFS-related research activities and other topics of interest. Information on the next call, scheduled for Jan. 14, 2013, is provided below from their listserv and website. To sign up for this call or to join the listserv, please send an email message directly to CDC at CFSPCOCACall@cdc.gov.

Information about the upcoming call:

Monday, January 14, 2013

3:00 pm Eastern Standard Tim

CDC CFS Patient-centered outreach and communication activity (PCOCA)
Conference Call

Call number: 800-619-4306
Participant Code: 6023819

Please note that questions for the Guest Speakers and CDC can be submitted only via email at CFSPCOCACall@cdc.gov. This mailbox cannot respond to inquires received and is in use only for the scheduled CFS PCOCA calls.

Meeting Agenda

3:00 pm (EST) Welcome and Telephone Overview

3:05 pm (EST) Updates from CDC – Elizabeth Unger, PhD, MD, Branch Chief, Chronic Viral Diseases Branch, CDC

3:15 pm (EST) “Redefining Exercise in CFS Through Reconstruction of Aerobic Capacity”

3:45 pm (EST) Questions from CFSPCOCACall Mailbox for Guest Speakers

3:50 pm (EST) Questions from CFSPCOCACall Mailbox for CDC

Disclaimer: Although the content of calls is directed to patients, caregivers, health care professionals, and other interested parties, CDC has no control over who participates on the conference call.  Therefore please exercise discretion on sensitive content and material, as confidentiality during these calls cannot be guaranteed.  

Please note that questions for the Guest Speakers and CDC can be submitted only via email at CFSPCOCACall@cdc.gov. This mailbox cannot respond to inquires received and is in use only for the scheduled CFS PCOCA calls. If you would like to be added to the call list, please send an email to CFSPCOCACall@cdc.gov.

Contact for CFSPCOCA Conference Call: CFSPCOCACall@cdc.gov

January 7, 2013