Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The CDC has posted an updated, competitive bid solicitation for the development of federal treatment guidelines for ME. The community outcry, and over 8,000 petition signatures, protesting the previous rigged, sole-source contract got the CDC's attention. Yet the solicitation is still only open through Thursday, September 13 meaning interested applicants other than the CDC's hand-picked candidate have been given only 4 business days to apply! This is far short of the transparent process we have demanded for this project, but #MEAction will continue to fight for real community and expert input into the evidence review process and any resultant ME treatment guidelines. We will update you as we have more information.
To see the new CDC solicitation go here: