Carol Head

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Carol Head is the former President of Solve ME/CFS Initiative (Solve M.E.) and current member of the Solve M.E. Board of Directors. She fell ill with ME/CFS upon finishing Stanford University Graduate School of Business[1] in the 1980s, after coming down with a flu which she did not recover from. Although she has ME/CFS, she did improve greatly; she believes she dodged a bullet and is 95% recovered.[2][3]

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Carol steers monthly webinars[5] which are recorded and posted to YouTube.[6]

Institute of Medicine report briefing[edit | edit source]

March 25th, Solve ME/CFS Initiative hosted a briefing in Washington, D.C. on the Institute of Medicine report on ME/CFS. Carol Head was a speaker. Video - Carol Head at the SMCI IOM briefing[7]

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  1. "Carol Head". Linked In. 
  2. Head, Carol (Oct 23, 2014). "Carol Head Shares Her Journey with ME/CFS". YouTube. SolveCFS. 
  3. Head, Carol (Nov 10, 2015). "Carol Head Speaks at Stanford Business School Reunion". YouTube. Solve CFS. 
  4. "14 Health Heroes Who Are Changing Healthcare As We Know It". Oprah.com. Jan 2017. Retrieved Aug 16, 2018. 
  5. "SMCI 2015 Webinar Series - Solve ME/CFS Initiative". Solve ME/CFS Initiative. Retrieved Aug 16, 2018. 
  6. "SolveCFS". YouTube. Retrieved Aug 16, 2018. 
  7. Head, Carol (Apr 16, 2015). "Carol Head at the SMCI IOM briefing". YouTube. SolveCFS. 
  8. Head, Carol (Sep 4, 2015). "SMCI President Carol Head speaks about the need for ME/CFS funding". YouTube. SolveCFS. 
  9. Head, Carol (Sep 4, 2015). "SMCI President Carol Head tells the story of an ME patient who committed suicide". YouTube. SolveCFS. 
  10. Markey, Ed; Brea, Jen; Nahle, Zaher; Head, Carol (May 26, 2017). "Congressional Briefing on ME/CFS". YouTube. SolveCFS. 
  11. King, Llewellyn (Oct 14, 2014). "Episode 69 Part 1: Carol Head interviewed by Llewellyn King". YouTube. ME/CFS Alert. 
  12. King, Llewellyn (Nov 3, 2014). "Episode 69 Part 2: Carol Head interviewed by Llewellyn King". YouTube. ME/CFS Alert. 
  13. "Passionate Pragmatist: Carol Head and the Fight for ME/CFS Equality: The SMCI Pt. I - Health Rising". Health Rising. May 2, 2017. Retrieved Aug 16, 2018. 
  14. "The Fight that Follows Pain and Prejudice - Ms. Magazine Blog". Ms. Magazine Blog. Feb 14, 2018. Retrieved Aug 16, 2018. 

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