February 15, 2021
Rare Disease Day at NIH | March 1, 2021 | #RDDNIH

Don’t miss the virtual celebration of Rare Disease Day at NIH on Monday, March 1, from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm EST. Each year, the NIH’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and the NIH Clinical Center sponsor the event as part of the global Rare Disease Day observance. Goals include raising awareness about rare diseases, the people they affect, and NIH research collaborations underway to address scientific challenges and advance new treatments.

RDCRN will host a virtual exhibit space and meeting room during the event.

In addition, several RDCRN participants will speak at the virtual event:

Rare Disease Day at NIH is free and open to the public, including patients, patient advocates, health care providers, researchers, trainees, students, industry representatives, and government employees. Register in advance at this link. Materials for social media sharing and more are available now from NORD and EURODIS.