Solve Spearheads Call for New NIH Office for Infection-Associated Chronic Illness Research (IACIR)
This year, Solve is beginning one of our most ambitious advocacy projects to date — one which could alter the research landscape for ME/CFS, Long Covid, and other infection-associated chronic […]
Solve CEO Oved Amitay joins the NIH ME/CFS Research Roadmap Working Group
In 2019, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NANDS) Council Working Group for ME/CFS presented the Report of the NANDS Council Working Group for […]
Solve M.E. Advises and Reacts to Administration Reports on Long Covid
In April, President Biden issued a Presidential Memorandum directing the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to coordinate a new effort across the federal government to develop and issue […]
Solve M.E. Calls For Congressional Action After Budget Delays Thwart ME/CFS Research Centers
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently published a long-expected request for applications (RFA) for the Collaborative Research Centers (CRCs) for ME/CFS, announcing that the funding levels for the centers […]
NIH launches database to track neurological symptoms associated with COVID-19
A new database will collect information from clinicians about COVID-19-related neurological symptoms, complications, and outcomes as well as COVID-19 effects on pre-existing neurological conditions. The COVID-19 Neuro Databank/Biobank (NeuroCOVID), which […]
Finding Resources and Creating Opportunity: 2020 ME/CFS Federal Advocacy Report
After an eight-month politically-charged rollercoaster, Congress ended 2020 by passing a $900 billion COVID-relief package and a $1.4 trillion FY21 budget simultaneously. This giant bill, totaling over 5,500 pages, was […]
You helped secure $1.15 billion for research!
This is our biggest victory, yet! Earlier this month, Solve M.E. led the charge for federally funded research into Long-COVID and myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) — previously known as chronic fatigue […]
Honoring People with ME/CFS for Invisible Disabilities Week
As we strive to make myalgic encephalomyelitis, otherwise known as chronic fatigue syndrome, or ME/CFS, more diagnosable and treatable, we are always aware that many people suffer with this disease […]
Watch our H.R. 7057 Town Hall Meeting
Watch now: The H.R. 7057 Legislative Cafe Chat Hosted by Emily Taylor Earlier this year, Representative Jaime Raskin introduced H.R. 7057, the Understanding COVID–19 Subsets and ME/CFS Act. This landmark […]
Solve M.E. Advocacy Director Emily Taylor Answers All Your Questions About H.R. 7057 in this Q&A and Town Hall!
Hi Solve M.E. Community! In case we haven’t met before, my name is Emily Taylor, and I’m the Director of Advocacy and Community Relations at Solve M.E. Over the […]
Together, We’re Sponsoring an Historic ME/CFS Legislation!
Four Years of Advocacy has paid off! We’re Proud to have Authored and Initiated the First Ever Legislation for ME/CFS Research Funding, H.R. 7057, The Understanding COVID-19 Subsets and ME/CFS Act […]
Senate Advocacy Action: $60m for ME/CFS Research
Tell Your Senator to SUPPORT INCREASED FUNDING FOR POST-VIRAL-DISEASE RESEARCH INTO ME/CFS! Thanks to your hard work during ME/CFS Advocacy Week, the U.S. Senate is currently circulating our request to include […]