Students for Rare strives to spread awareness and recognition of rare diseases, establish professional relationships and partnerships and encourage students to pursue future opportunities within the rare disease space. By uniting students of all disciplines, we reach the next generation of professionals, advocates, researchers and medical professionals ensuring rare diseases will not be overlooked in the future.
Benefits of being in the NORD Students for Rare program include:
-Host at least three campus events to promote rare disease awareness and education on campus
-Become a registered student group on campus
-Have a faculty advisor
-Have at least four student leaders
-Adhere to the NORD Chapter Constitution and Bylaws
-Submit an annual report summarizing the activities of the previous academic year