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Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME / CFS) Post Treatment Lyme Disease Syndrome (PTLDS), Fibromyalgia Leading Research. Delivering Hope.Open Medicine Foundation® Canada

Imagine life
when there is
a BIOMARKER a TREATMENT a CURE

Now, imagine it 3x faster

Triple your impact

Every donation brings us one step closer toward finding diagnostic tests and treatments for ME/CFS and Long COVID. Now is the time to have your gift tripled.

All donations will be tripled up to $500,000!

What Is Triple Giving November?

Triple Giving November is our biggest fundraising event of the year. Thanks to generous matching donors, ALLgifts made to OMFCA will be tripled up to $500,000 until November 30, 2023.

Regardless of how, when, or where you donate, your gift will be tripled up to $500,000. Every day of the week!

What do your donations fund?

Every donation brings us one step closer toward finding diagnostic tests, treatments, and a cure.
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SEVEN
COLLABORATIVE CENTERS

OMF’s strategy focuses on collaboration so that precise diagnostic tools, life-changing treatments, and knowledgeable physicians can be available to people with chronic complex diseases as soon as possible.

WORLD CLASS
SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

OMF’s Scientific Advisory Board is an alliance of world-renowned researchers.They dedicate their time, passion, and expertise to ending ME/CFS, Long COVID,  and related diseases.

GROUNDBREAKING
LONG COVID RESEARCH

OMF researchers have launched an international study on COVID-19’s potential conversion to ME/CFS (“Long COVID”). This research provides incredible insight into the disease process. OMF’s goal is to find treatments and prevention strategies at an accelerated pace.

MEDICAL EDUCATION
RESOURCE CENTER (MERC)

In partnership with Bateman Horne Center, The OMF Supported MERC will increase access to knowledgeable healthcare providers and improve patient care.

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Our Story

The OMF Difference

In 2006, OMF Founder & CEO Linda Tannenbaum’s 16-year-old daughter went from being a healthy teenager to severely ill overnight. She could not get out of bed, and all her energy had been drained. Her daughter had sudden onset ME/CFS. After visiting over 20 doctors, Linda quickly realized there was a huge gap in research – no treatments, diagnostics, or cure for ME/CFS exists.

In 2012, Linda set out to change this. She established OMF as a nonprofit organization with a mission to fundraise and facilitate large-scale research in search of diagnostic tools, treatments, and ultimately a cure. OMF’s board members, staff and volunteers that include patients and caregivers inspire, advise, and dedicate their time to this mission.

By 2014, Linda and renowned geneticist Ronald W. Davis, PhD, also a parent of a severely ill son, joined forces. Together they built OMF’s Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of leading experts dedicated to our mission.

OMF has since raised more than $45 million and leads the largest worldwide nonprofit effort to end ME/CFS and Long Covid. United by passion and scientific curiosity, our OMF Collaborative Research Network will not give up until answers are found. Your support ensures their success.

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