2015 Conference Agenda - Charles E. Holman Foundation

8:00am - 8:30am
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Hospitality and Exhibitors Rooms Open
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
8:30 am – 8:45 am
“Introduction to
Morgellons Disease”
9:35am – 10:25 am
10:25 am – 10:55 am
10:55 am - 11:45 am
11:45 am -1:00pm
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
1:50 pm - 2:40 pm
2:40 pm - 3:10 pm
3:10 pm – 4:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:-00pm
Exhibits Open
8:45 am - 9:35 am
Ginger Savely, DNP
Washington DC
Melissa C. McElroy, FNP-BC
“A Proposal for
Morgellons Disease Classification"
San Francisco, CA
Tickborne Disease Specialists
Union Square Medical Associates
Exhibitors, Sponsors and Hospitality Rooms Open
Eva Sapi, PhD
“Investigation of the
Infectious Etiology of
Morgellons Disease"
Lunch: (On your own)
West Haven, CT
Associate Professor, Research Scholar & Coordinator
Dept of Biology and Environmental Science
Cellular and Molecular Biology M.S. Program
University of New Haven
Exhibitors, Sponsors and Hospitality Rooms Open
“PCR Amplification of DNA Associated
with Morgellons Disease”
"Etiology of Morgellons:
DOP vs Infection"
Carol Saylor-Hefley, AA
Tulsa, OK
Research Associate
TABERC Summer Scholar
Center for the Investigation of Morgellons Disease
Oklahoma State University
Marianne Middelveen, MDes
Alberta, Canada
Veterinary Microbiologist
Exhibitors, Sponsors and Hospitality Rooms Open
“LymeCare, An interactive Doctor/
Patient/ App: A useful tool for
Morgellons patients?”
Carsten Nicolaus, MD, PhD
Augsburg, Germany
Internal Medicine
Chef Exceu. Medical Director
Borreliose Centrum Augsburg B-C-A Clinic
Moderated by Cindy Casey-Holman, RN
8:00 am
Sunday, March 29, 2015
8:00 am – 12Noon
Hospitality Room Open until Noon
8:00 am – 4:00pm
Exhibitors Room Open
8:45 am – 9:00 am
Cindy Casey-Holman, RN
9:00 am – 9:45 am
Lone Star, TX
Director, The Charles E Holman Foundation
9:45 am - 10:30 am
"Morgellons and Chronic Lyme disease:
A Functional Medicine Approach"
10:30 am –10:45 am
10:45 am – 11:30 am
11:30 am – 12:15 pm
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm
2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
2:45pm – 3:00 pm
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Tulsa, OK
Center for the Investigation of Morgellons Disease
Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology
Oklahoma State University
Center for Health Sciences
Eboni Cornish, MD
Reston, VA
Internal Medicine of Northern Virginia
Marianne J Middelveen, MDes
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Veterinary Microbiologist
Robert O. Giguere
“Lyme vs Morgellons”
Exhibits Open
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Randy Wymore, PhD
“Database Mining and Typical vs.
Atypical Morgellons Disease
Symptoms: Circumstantial Evidence
for a Morgellons Syndrome?”
Boston, MA
Lunch (On your own); Exhibitors & Sponsors Rooms open
Ed Kilbane, MD
“Approaches to Managing
Psychological Symptoms and Distress
in Patients with Morgellons Disease"
Stanford, CA
Stanford University
“A Case Presentation of a Woman in Her Sixties with
Long-standing Morgellons disease”
Amelia Withington, MD
Philadelphia, PA
Break: Exhibitors, Sponsors Rooms Open
Greg Smith, MD
"The Patient Experience"
Gainesville, GA
Q & A PANEL Moderated by Cindy Casey-Holman, RN
We sincerely wish to ‘Thank You’ for coming
and hope to see you again next year!
The Charles E. Holman
Morgellons Disease Foundation