Eleanor (Ellie) Stein, MD, FRCP(C), is a psychiatrist in private practice in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Calgary. She is the founder of the ETeam, "a unique service in Canada offering specialized multidisciplinary assessment for clients with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and Toxic Chemical and Mold Exposure."
Awards[edit | edit source]
- 2007, 13th Annual Florence Nightingale award from the Edmonton ME Society for continued support in the area of education, awareness and research on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
- 2007, John MacLennan Award of the Canadian Society for Environmental Medicine for Excellence in the field of Environmental Medicine
Advocacy[edit | edit source]
- 2016 and 2018, Dr. Stein was one of the signatories of the Open letter to the Lancet urging its editor to commission a fully independent review of the PACE trial as published in its journal.
- 2017, Dr. Stein was one of the signatories of An open letter to Psychological Medicine about “recovery” and the PACE trial
Notable studies[edit | edit source]
- 2001, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Overcoming the Attitudinal Impasse(Abstract)
- 2011, No evidence for XMRV nucleic acids, infectious virus or anti-XMRV antibodies in Canadian patients with chronic fatigue syndrome(Full Text)
- 2015, The Nature of Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome(Full Text)
Clinic location[edit | edit source]
- 4523-16 A Street SW
- Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Talks and interviews[edit | edit source]
- 2011,"Differentiating ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia from Psychiatric Disorders" - Eleanor Stein, MD at the 10th International IACFSME Conference, Patient Agenda
- 3-5 May 2018, ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference - Speech titles:
- Differentiating ME/CFS from Psychiatric Disorders
- ME/CFS: Could Neuroplasticity Play a Role?
- Alberta Healthy Living Program: The Role of ME/CFS Education
Online presence[edit | edit source]
Learn more[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- "An open letter to Dr. Richard Horton and The Lancet". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018.
- "Trial By Error: An Open Letter to The Lancet, Two Years On". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018.
- "An open letter to Psychological Medicine about "recovery" and the PACE trial". www.virology.ws. Retrieved Aug 18, 2018.
- E. Stein. (2001). Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Overcoming the Attitudinal Impasse. Journal of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Vol. 8, Iss. 3-4, pp. 53-61. doi:10.1300/J092v08n03_06
- Steffen, Imke; Tyrrell, D. Lorne; Stein, Eleanor; Montalvo, Leilani; Lee, Tzong-Hae; Zhou, Yanchen; Lu, Kai; Switzer, William M.; Tang, Shaohua; Jia, Hongwei; Hockman, Darren; Santer, Deanna M.; Logan, Michael; Landi, Amir; Law, John; Houghton, Michael; Simmons, Graham (Nov 17, 2011). "No Evidence for XMRV Nucleic Acids, Infectious Virus or Anti-XMRV Antibodies in Canadian Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome". PLoS ONE. 6 (11): e27870. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0027870. ISSN 1932-6203. PMC . PMID 22114717.
- Karin Olson, Oksana Simka and Eleanor Stein. (2015). The Nature of Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Qualitative Health Research 25(10):1410-22. doi: 10.1177/1049732315573954
- "ME/CFS Canadian Collaborative Team Conference program" (PDF). Retrieved Mar 6, 2019.
Myalgic encephalomyelitis or chronic fatigue syndrome, often used when both illnesses are considered the same.