Translational Behavioral Medicine

, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 338–339 | Cite as

News from the CDC: chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and standardized patient videos — a novel approach to educating medical students about CFS

  • Dana J Brimmer
  • Charlotte Campbell
  • Kathleen Bonner
  • Jin-Mann Lin



The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The authors wish to acknowledge the Center for the Advancement of Professional Education (CAPE) at the University of Colorado for their guidance and production of the standardized patient videos.

This research was supported in part by an appointment to the Research Participation Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention administered by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education through an interagency agreement between the US Department of Energy and CDC.


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© Society of Behavioral Medicine 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dana J Brimmer
    • 1
    • 2
  • Charlotte Campbell
    • 1
  • Kathleen Bonner
    • 1
  • Jin-Mann Lin
    • 1
  1. 1.Chronic Viral Diseases Branch, Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology,Centers for Disease Control and PreventionAtlantaUSA
  2. 2.McKing Consulting CorporationAtlantaUSA

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