class="pagetitle"> Infectious Disease

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: An Unfolding Story of Scientific Discoveries and Future Targeted Treatments

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Presented by Jose Montoya, MD Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine January 18, 2018 Five years ago, a young woman who had everything in life—flourishing career, happy marriage, and a taste for adventure—started to crash. It began after one of her routine long hikes. First, she noticed skin bumps on her forehead. Within [...]

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Travel Medicine: What You Should Know Before You Go

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Presented by: Brian Blackburn, MD Assistant Professor, Medicine – Infectious Diseases Stanford University Medical Center May 10, 2012 Watch the video Getting sick is not usually on the itinerary when planning a trip. Unfortunately though, travelers can be exposed to a wide array of diseases that are uncommon at home that can wreak havoc on [...]

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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Presented by: Jose Montoya, MD Associate Professor, Medicine (Infectious Disease) Stanford University Medical Center March 3, 2011 Watch the video Lecture Overview: Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a complicated and debilitating disorder characterized by extreme fatigue that doesn’t improve with rest. People with CFS function at a substantially lower level of activity than normal and [...]

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