Seasons Greetings

December 1, 2015  |  Events  |  Comments Off on Seasons Greetings

Happy-Holidays-Blue-Greetings-and-Wishes-Card-Wallpaper-New-Year-Christmas-Wallpaper We Wish You All the Very Best

For Christmas and the New Year!

From

Heather, Debbie and all Committee,

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MEISS (Otago & Southland) AGM

November 17, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on MEISS (Otago & Southland) AGM

otago006628The MEISS Otago AGM is to be held at Community House 283-301 Moray Place at 1 PM on the 28th of November (Saturday).  Professor Warren Tate is the guest speaker and will lecture on his research on ME/CFS. The AGM is quite short.   Afternoon Tea is provided.  ALL WELCOME! 

 

Whangarei ME Information Service Support Group: Guest Speaker Dr Ros Vallings

November 10, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on Whangarei ME Information Service Support Group: Guest Speaker Dr Ros Vallings

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Come and hear Dr Ros Vallings (New Zealand Order of Merit). An International expert on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome talking about diagnosis and treatment of Myalgic Encephalopathy / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

Friday 4th of December


Cafler Suite at Forum North


10.30 a.m.


Entry $6


plus $4 for transcript if required

All welcome

 

 

 

AGM – ME/CFS Group (Canterbury) Inc. Dr Vallings Speaker

October 5, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on AGM – ME/CFS Group (Canterbury) Inc. Dr Vallings Speaker

ME/CFS Group (Canterbury) Inc.
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Wednesday 28th October
Avebury House,
9 Eveleyn Couzins Avenue,
Richmond,
Christchurch.

Time: 1.30 – 3.30 pm.

Come along and Meet Special guest speaker Dr Vallings the National Specialist for ME/CFS.

All welcome!

Annual General Meeting

October 5, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on Annual General Meeting

The ANZMES Annual General Meeting will be held on
7 November 2015 at 1.00 PM in the
Independent Living Services Meeting Room
Erson Ave.
Royal Oak, Auckland

If you would like to skip the AGM then you are warmly invited to the ANZMES Seminar which will take place at 1.30pm directly after the AGM.

Our guest speakers will be Professor Warren Tate who works for the Bio Chemistry Dept at the University of Otago. He will update us on his research into finding a Bio Marker for ME/CFS. Dr Ros Vallings will be talking about her new book that has just been published for young people with ME/CFS and she will also update us on the latest promising international research. Richie Barnett our Face of ME will speak about his experience with ME/CFS.  ALL WELCOME! Afternoon Tea Provided.

Professor Tate                 Dr Ros Vallings            Richie Barnett

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Mini Seminar Dunedin – Dr Ros Vallings.

September 25, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on Mini Seminar Dunedin – Dr Ros Vallings.
dunedin-community-house1MEISS (Otago and Southland) Inc.

Dr Ros Vallings is holding a Mini Seminar upstairs at the Dunedin Community House in Moray Place on October the 9th at 1 PM. Dr Vallings will be talking about her newly published book “Managing ME/CFS, A guide for young people” and she will also update everyone on the latest international research.  All welcome, afternoon tea provided.

Rotorua Support Group Meeting – Report on the London conference –

August 17, 2015  |  Events  |  Comments Off on Rotorua Support Group Meeting – Report on the London conference –

Rotorua GroupThe Rotorua ME/CFS Support Group

will be holding a meeting on the 21st of August 2015 at 2.pm.

The venue is at the Bainbridge Centre, Old Taupo Rd, Rotorua.

Guest Speaker will be Dr Ros Vallings, who will be presenting her report on the 10th International ME Conference which was held recently in London.

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Afternoon Tea will be provided.

All Welcome!

Book on ME/CFS for Young People

August 12, 2015  |  Events  |  Comments Off on Book on ME/CFS for Young People

Dr Ros Vallings has just published her new book
Managing ME/CFS – A Guide for Young People
It is available from Calico Publishing  for $29.95

If you are a young person who has just been diagnosed with ME or
CFS you will find a sympathetic voice in this book.

* Clearly explains this complicated illness
* Includes stories from young people
* Packed with great tips
* Shows you how to create the
* Best chance for recovery.

A ‘must read’ for adolescents and adults alike. – Dr Nancy Klimas
Professor Emerita, University of Miami School of Medicine,
United States

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Dr Vallings Speaking at Palmerston North Library

March 10, 2015  |  Events  |  Comments Off on Dr Vallings Speaking at Palmerston North Library

Ros2A Free Public Seminar will be held in the

Palmerston North Library

on the Ground Floor at 1:30pm

Saturday 28th of March.

For all inquiries contact

memanawatu@gmail.com

 

Dr Kathy Rowe – Understanding Young People and ME/CFS

February 17, 2015  |  Events, News  |  Comments Off on Dr Kathy Rowe – Understanding Young People and ME/CFS

Link – To purchase Dr Rowe’s DVD – DVD cost $10

Dr Kathy Rowe, a top Australian Paediatrician toured New Zealand in November 2014.

Over the past 44 years, she has achieved outstanding national and international recognition for her work in adolescent health.

Kathy is widely acclaimed as a caring, dedicated consultant physician, in the Centre for Adolescent Health at Melbourne’s Royal Children’s Hospital. She has also held academic appointments in the University of Melbourne’s Department of Paediatrics, involved in teaching, research and clinical work.

She is an expert in the area of chronic fatigue syndrome, having worked tirelessly and championed its cause when it was not fashionable.

Neil Morris kindly produced a DVD for ANZMES and this can be purchased from the link posted above.