ME/CFS Initiative:Role of Infection and Immunity in the Development of Chronic Unexplained Illnesses


Stanford faculty and staff members (and their research groups) currently involved in this working
group include Drs. Jose G. Montoya (Infectious Diseases), Francois Haddad and Mehdi Skhiri (Cardiology), Cornelia Weyand (Immunology), Michael Zeineh (Neuroradiology), Mark Davis (Immunology), Manisha Desai (Statistics/QSU) and Holden Maecker (Microbiology and Immunology).

Research presentations by Stanford or outside speakers take place during each meeting facilitating the discussion of preliminary data and grounds for new collaborations and grant submissions.  This working group meets on Tuesdays from 9:00am-1:00pm at 1070 Arastradero Road,Palo Alto, CA 94304, Conference Room 379.


Jose Montoya, MD
Professor of Medicine
Infectious Disease

Francois Haddad, MD
Clinical Assistant Prof
Cardiovascular Med

Mehdi Skhiri
Clinical Instructor
Cardiovascular Med

Cornelia Weyand, MD
Professor of Medicine
Immunology & Rheumatology

Michael Zeineh
Assistant Professor

Mark Davis
The Burt and Marion Avery Family Professor

Manisha Desai
Associate Professor

Holden Maecker
Associate Professor

Microbiology and Immunology



Every Tuesday
1070 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Conference Room 379