Sonya Chowdhury

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Sonya Chowdhury serves as Chief Executive of Action for ME since September 2012.[1]

Education[edit | edit source]

BSc Joint Honours, Sociology & Social Work; Diploma in Social Work (DipSW) 1994 – 1998[2]

Awards[edit | edit source]

  • 2018, Voted to "West Women of the Year Top 100 list," sponsored by the Bristol Post[3]

Strategy for Action for ME[edit | edit source]

Action for M.E. Statement of Strategic Intent

PACE trial data release[edit | edit source]

Son's ME diagnosis[edit | edit source]

A year into becoming Chief Executive of Action for ME, her youngest son was diagnosed with ME at age 11.[4]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Action for ME (AfME) - Action for ME is a British non-profit organization that was set up in 1987 as The M.E. Action Campaign. Its founders were Martin Lev, Sue Findlay and Clare Francis. In September 1993 it changed its name and logo to Action for ME and Chronic Fatigue. It then changed its name in 1993 to Action for ME.

PACE trial - A controversial study which claimed that CBT and GET were effective in treating "CFS/ME", despite the fact that its own data did not support this conclusion. Its results and methodology were widely disputed by patients, scientists, and the peer-reviewed scientific literature.

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