The screening of ’Voices from the Shadows’ at mvff was followed by a discussion panel chaired by Zoe Elton.
Guest speakers were -
• Dr Montoya from Stanford School of Medicine, a world authority on Toxoplasmosis and one of the foremost researchers and doctors for CFS. He is working in association with ME/CFS researchers from other top US universities and has recently instigated the Stanford Chronic Fatigue Initiative http://chronicfatigue.stanford.edu/
• David Tuller, a lecturer in public health & journalism for a new MA course he runs at UC Berkeley. He has frequently written for the New York Times on health issues, including several articles this year on ME/CFS.
• Tina Caskey, an ME patient and author of ‘When Something’s Wrong’ www.whensomethingswrong.com/
• Natalie Boulton, a film maker for ‘Voices from the Shadows’.