GAO reports on CFS funding controversy

  title={GAO reports on CFS funding controversy},
  author={Alan W. Dove},
  journal={Nature Medicine},
  • A. Dove
  • Published 1 August 2000
  • Psychology
  • Nature Medicine
The CFSCC was scheduled to meet last month to discuss the report’s findings. “To me this report is a total whitewash,” says Jill McLaughlin, executive director of the National Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS) Foundation, a patient advocacy group, adding, “we have enough evidence that the coordinating committee has been completely ineffective. They’ve accomplished nothing—it’s a gabfest.” The National CFIDS Foundation was formed by activists disillusioned with the CFIDS…