Erica Verrillo

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Erica Verrillo is a prolific writer and activist for myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), having written two well-received books on ME/CFS, a popular blog, Onward Through the Fog, and serving as the ME/CFS editor for ProHealth. She has live with ME/CFS since 1987.[1]

Education[edit]

Ms. Verrillo attended New England Conservatory of Music and finished her undergraduate education at Tufts, majoring in History. She holds an MA in Linguistics from Syracuse University, and was a doctoral candidate in Speech Communication at the University of Texas at Austin.

Writing about CFS[edit]

Books[edit]

Blogs[edit]

  • Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction: Who Took the “ID” Out of CFIDS?, Blogcritics[2]
  • Is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome an Autoimmune Disease?, Blogcritics[3]
  • Book Review: ‘Love and Fatigue in America’ by Roger King, Blogcritics[4]

American Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Society[edit]

In 2016, Verrillo founded a national non-profit, the American Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Society or AMMES, which aims at being completely patient-centered, providing databases for treatment, physician referrals, and support groups, as well as uniting volunteers and patients on an as-needed basis.[5]

Talks and Interviews[edit]

Online presence[edit]

Learn more[edit]

References[edit]

  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHBXUpqPmz8
  2. Blogcritics - Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction: Who Took the “ID” Out of CFIDS?
  3. Blogcritics - Is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome an Autoimmune Disease?
  4. Blogcritics - Book Review: ‘Love and Fatigue in America’ by Roger King
  5. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHBXUpqPmz8


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