Ronald Tompkins

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Ronald G. Tompkins, MD, ScD, is a leading trauma and burn physician and trauma specialist at the Massachusetts General Hospital.[1] Tompkins, along with Dr. Wenzhong Xiao, leads the Harvard ME/CFS Collaborative Research Center, whose funding was provided by the Open Medicine Foundation.[2]

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  • Sumner M. Redstone Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School[3]
  • Division Chief, Surgery, Science and Bioengineering, Division of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital[3] 
  • Founding Director, The Institute for Bioengineering and Biotechnology, a division in Surgery at Mass General[3]

Education[edit | edit source]

  • BA, Chemistry, Tulane University, 1972[3]
  • MD, Medicine, Tulane University, 1976[3]
  • SM, Chemical Engineering, MIT, 1983[3]
  • ScD, Chemical Engineering, MIT, 1983[3]
  • Honorary M.A. from Harvard University[3]

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ME/CFS - An acronym that combines myalgic encephalomyelitis with chronic fatigue syndrome. Sometimes they are combined because people have trouble distinguishing one from the other. Sometimes they are combined because people see them as synonyms of each other.

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