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35th Anniversary Celebration & 2018 Rare Impact Awards

Save the date for NORD’s 35th Anniversary Celebration and 2018 Rare Impact Awards. The event will be held on May 17, 2018, in Washington, D.C., and will bring together all stakeholders in rare diseases for an evening to celebrate progress in our community.

The 2018 event is a special one to not only celebrate the progress gained in the last year but also the progress gained in the past 35 years as NORD will be celebrating its 35th anniversary and the anniversary of the Orphan Drug Act, a monumental piece of legislation in rare disease.

2018 Nominations

NORD has opened nominations of individuals that have made a positive impact on the rare disease community in 2017. Eligible Nominees included patients, caregivers, medical professionals, researchers, and others and their efforts to raise awareness and make a difference through advocacy, education, research, and patient assistance. Special value will be placed on the Nominees that have made an impact on all rare diseases and rare diseases as a whole.  Legal Disclosures

Nominations close Friday, January 12, 2018. To submit a nomination, fill out the form below: