Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To seek to improve health, social care, education and employment opportunities for ME sufferers and encourage biomedical research into the cause and treatment of ME.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)

1. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis treatment and research
19/06/2018 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Number CDP 2018-0155, 18 June 2018 Myalgic Encephalomyelitis treatment and research By Dr Sarah Barber

2. Appropriate ME treatment
23/01/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: protection procedures. 1.1 Background Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), also referred to as Chronic Fatigue

3. Debate in Parliament the lack of an effective policy for the treatment of M.E.
12/09/2017 - Petitions

Found: Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) means "muscle pain plus inflammation of the brain/spinal cord", a chronic

4. ME AWARENESS WEEK 2018
08/05/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House recognises Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) Awareness Week from 6 to 12 May 2018, which

5. Post-Covid-19 support
08/09/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: suffering from post-viral conditions, such as myalgic encephalomyelitis; calls on the Government to make a clear

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Recent Speeches related to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)

1. Health: Medically Unexplained Symptoms
04/07/2017 - Lords Chamber

2. PACE Trial: People with ME
20/02/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: contacted me prior to this debate.Myalgic encephalomyelitis, or ME, has been described in many ways - Speech Link
2: chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis or encephalopathy, is a debilitating and - Speech Link

3. ME: Treatment and Research
21/06/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered myalgic encephalomyelitis treatment and research.It is a - Speech Link
2: good friend who has been affected by myalgic encephalomyelitis, or ME, since about the age of 15 and - Speech Link
3: just two people in the UK who have had myalgic encephalomyelitis recorded as the cause of death. She was - Speech Link

4. Appropriate ME Treatment
24/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: allocation of social housing. People with myalgic encephalomyelitis and chronic fatigue syndrome often have - Speech Link
2: of just two people in the UK to have myalgic encephalomyelitis recorded as the cause of death. She was - Speech Link
3: the all-party parliamentary group on myalgic encephalomyelitis, which we hope will be reconstituted, - Speech Link

5. Multi-agency Initiatives in Health and Social Care
08/12/2014 - Grand Committee

1: my contacts with people suffering from myalgic encephalomyelitis—also known as chronic fatigue syndrome - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)
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6 Current APPG Officers
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Carol Monaghan MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6396.

Email: carol.monaghan.mp@parliament.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Action for M.E
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
The ME Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jul 2015
Source
Action for M.E
Description
Action for M.E. receives assistance from Whitehouse Consultancy to act as APPG's secretariat   From : 01/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jul 2015
Source
The ME Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) APPG

Former APPG Officers
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Countess of Mar Portrait
Countess of Mar
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Retired on 1 May 2020
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Julian Sturdy Portrait
Julian Sturdy
Co-Chair
Conservative - York Outer
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Mark Tami Portrait
Mark Tami
Vice Chair
Labour - Alyn and Deeside
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Jacob Rees-Mogg Portrait
Jacob Rees-Mogg
Secretary
Conservative - North East Somerset
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
No other APPG Memberships