Tom Kindlon

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Tom Kindlon is known for his extensive analysis, publications and correspondence with ME/CFS researchers, particularly in relation to the PACE trial. He became ill with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis in February 1989, when he was just 16 years old.

Kindlon is Assistant Chairperson of the Irish ME/CFS Association. He was profiled in an Irish publication in 2015.[1]

Kindlon studied Mathematical Sciences in Trinity College Dublin, giving him the background to analyze and publish a paper on the reporting of harms associated with ME/CFS graded exercise therapy.[2]

Kindlon's extensive body of work is on ResearchGate and PubMed. His comments are listed here on PubMed Commons.

Talks, Interviews, Articles[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • 2017, Sixth Annual Wego Health nominee for "Best in Show-Twitter" for a health activist[5]
  • 2017, Certificate of Appreciation from the Open Medicine Foundation
  • 2016, Fifth Annual Wego Health finalist for "Best in Show-Twitter" for a health activist[6]
  • 2015, Fourth Annual Wego Awards - Nominated for Health Activist Hero[7]
  • 2014, Third Annual Wego Health finalist for "Best in Show-Twitter" for a health activist[8]

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee testimony[edit]

Online Presence[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "No one chooses to have ME - everything changed when I became ill"
  2. "Reporting of Harms Associated with Graded Exercise Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome"
  3. Tom Kindlon. (2017). Do graded activity therapies cause harm in chronic fatigue syndrome? Journal of Health Psychology. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1359105317697323
  4. http://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/health-features/no-one-chooses-to-have-me-everything-changed-when-i-became-ill-34153140.html
  5. https://awards.wegohealth.com/nominees
  6. http://blog.wegohealth.com/2016/11/14/best-in-show-twitter-finalists/?utm_campaign=2016HAAwards&utm_content=41130873&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter
  7. https://awards.wegohealth.com/nominees/230
  8. https://awards.wegohealth.com/nominees?award_id=third-annual-health-activist-awards-best-in-show-twitter


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