ME/CFS Early Career Investigators Network

A resource to build and support an active network of ME/CFS Early Career Investigators


Ramsay Award Program 2019 Request for Applications May 6, 2019 Solve M.E.

Solve M.E. launches fourth cycle of the Ramsay Award Program.

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ME/CFS Early Career Investigators Website Launched April 1, 2019 NIH

The NIH-funded ME/CFS Data Management and Coordinating Center recently launched a new website to help build and support a network of early career ME/CFS investigators.

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Thinking the Future: A Workshop for Young/Early Career ME CFS Investigators NIH Campus April 3, 2019

This workshop will provide an opportunity for early career ME/CFS researchers to present their scientific research, receive guidance and advice on grant writing from NIH staff, and network with other early career and more senior researchers.

Accelerating Research on ME/CFS Meeting Masur Auditorium, NIH Campus April 4, 2019: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM ET
April 5, 2019: 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM ET

This meeting will bring together leading ME/CFS researchers and is open to the public.

Invest in ME Research Young/ECR for ME Conference London 2019 London, UK May 28, 2019

This conference will provide an international forum where research into ME can be discussed, ideas can be generated, and a network built to allow opportunities for those young or early career researchers who are already involved in research into ME or involved in another research area which may be of relevance to understanding ME.

Funding Opportunities

The NIH is the nation's medical research agency and the world's largest public funder of biomedical research.

The NIH has funding available to support scientific investigators across career stages. More information on NIH research training and career development programs can be found here.

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Grants that fund ME/CFSnet are managed by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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What is ME/CFS?

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), also referred to as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), is a multi-system disease that causes dysfunction of the neurological, immune, endocrine, and energy metabolism systems.