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Archives for: May 17th, 2018

NORD’s 35th Anniversary & Rare Impact Awards Celebration

Written by Christina Jensen on May 17, 2018



NORD’s 35th Anniversary Celebration presenting the 2018 Rare Impact Awards will be held on May 17, 2018, in Washington, D.C. at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium. This event will celebrate the efforts to help the 30 million Americans with rare diseases… Read More

NORD 35th Anniversary Blog Series: The Early Years (1980s)

Written by Jennifer Huron on May 7, 2018

2018 is a big year for the rare disease community – NORD is celebrating its 35th anniversary.  For the past 35 years, NORD has taken pride in being the rare disease community’s biggest advocate.  Our policy, research and other efforts have played a significant role over the years, advocating for… Read More

35 Ways and Growing: NORD’s Service to the Rare Disease Community

Written by Laura Mullen on May 4, 2018

For 35 years, NORD has been leading the fight to improve the lives of patients and families with rare diseases. We do this by supporting patients and organizations, accelerating research, providing education, disseminating information, raising public awareness, and driving public policy. The following are 35 examples of how NORD provides… Read More

NORD Shares News on 35th Anniversary Celebration Presenting the Rare Impact Awards

Written by Laura Mullen on April 12, 2018

Washington, D.C., April 12, 2018—The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) has announced the latest news regarding the upcoming 35th Anniversary Celebration presenting the Rare Impact Awards on May 17 in Washington, D.C.


Master of Ceremonies, Patricia Richardson

Emmy Award nominated actress Patricia Richardson will join us as our Master of Ceremonies. Patricia has long… Read More