Written by Valaree DonFrancesco 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
Written by Jennifer Huron on March 15, 2017
Washington, D.C., March 15, 2017—The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) today announced the people, organizations, and innovators who will be honored at the 2017 Rare Impact Awards on May 18 in Washington, D.C.
The Rare Impact Awards is a… Read More
Written by Jennifer Huron on February 18, 2016
The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD), the leading independent, nonprofit organization committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders, has awarded six new research grants to fund rare disease research.
“NORD research grants are funded primarily by patients, patient organizations, families and friends of patients who make possible the… Read More
Written by Jennifer Huron on October 29, 2015
“We are proud to support the efforts of important organizations like NORD, and to have an employee base so willing to give to the communities and charities that matter to them most.” –Tom Rusin, CEO of HomeServe USA
Earlier this month, HomeServe USA announced a donation of over $26,000… Read More