24 May 2012, 4.00 PM
Dr Brian Angus is the Director of the Wellcome Trust UK Centre for Clinical Tropical Medicine in Oxford. Dr Angus joined the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine in 1993. He originally worked in Thailand and Ghana studying pharmacokinetics in severe malaria and melioidosis. His research focus is now on clinical trials in HIV, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, C. difficile-Associated Diarrhoea and new vaccines for tropical infections. He is Clinical Tutor in Medicine and Reader in Infectious Diseases at the University of Oxford and Honorary Senior Clinical Scientist at the MRC HIV CTU.
Brian will discuss the theories of CFS including the recent XMRV controversy and the PACE trial.