National Institutes of Health (NIH) Funding Patterns

Glossary of NIH Terms

NIH CFS Funding Patterns (pdf)  2011

NIH Funding (Spanish) (pdf) 2011

Power Point Presentation at the NIH Workshop April 7 & 8th 2011

April 24, 2006 CFS Advisory Committee (pdf) Reasons so few awards are granted to CFS Proposals. Testimony by Pat Fero.

Trans - NIH Working Group Grant Award Information (pdf) In March of 2004 at the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Council, When asked if all CFS grant proposals are reviewed by the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Special Emphasis Panel (CFS SEP) (ZRG1&5). The response was YES. However, the web page shows that is not the case. In some years, more funded grants appear in the NON CFS SEP list than on the CFS SEP list.

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (pdf) Total Funded Grants

April 2006 CRISP Update (pdf) CRISP (Computer Retrieval of Information on Scientific Projects)
ANN ARBOR  (pdf) - Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center brings together nationally renowned clinicians and investigators dedicated to the research and mechanisms of Chronic Multi-symptom Illnesses (CMI), such as Fibromyalgia (FM) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). The Center uses a multidisciplinary approach to examine the role that central nervous system dysfunction plays in chronic pain and fatigue syndromes.
Scientific Emphasis on Pain and Fatigue (pdf) The researchers listed have reviewed grants for the CFS-SEP and /or have NIH grants listed in this report. Attached is web site information from Ann Arbor demonstrating that CFS study is not underway, nor are CFS advocacy groups listed for patient support.