A warm welcome is extended to Marianne Middelveen, MS, Mdes as she has recently joined our Scientific Advisory Board!
Marianne Middelveen is a microbiologist in Calgary, Alberta, currently working in the field of Veterinary Microbiology and specializing in bovine mastitis. She received post-graduate degrees in Microbial and Biochemical Science and in Environmental Science from Georgia State University and University of Calgary, respectively. She has been involved in research projects at the Centro Amazonico para Investigacion y Control de Enfermedades Tropicales, Puerto Ayacucho, Territorio Federal Amazonas (Edo. Amazonas), Venezuela; Instituto de Medicina Tropical, Universidad Central de Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela; Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia; Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Gerogia; University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Calgary, Alberta. She became interested in Lyme disease after discovering she had the disease in 2011. As a volunteer, she has been involved in research related to Lyme disease on behalf of the Canadian Lyme Disease. Middelveen’s interest in Morgellons began when she ran across the website of Ginger Savely, DNP.
An article on Morgellons co- authored by Middelveen and Raphael Stricker, MD (CEHF Medical Advisory Board) has been submitted to a peer reviewed medical journal. Check back on our website as we will post a link as soon as it is released.