Written by Christina Jensen on June 3, 2019
Real-world evidence and compelling case studies bring to life the challenges facing the estimated 30 million Americans fighting to live better with rare disorders
Washington, DC, June 3, 2019—The National Organization for Rare Disorders® (NORD), the leading independent nonprofit… Read More
Written by Christina Jensen on May 7, 2019
Washington, DC, May 7, 2019 – The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Ⓡ, the leading independent nonprofit organization representing the 25-30 million Americans living with rare diseases, has announced its development of key drug pricing principles, created with the needs of the rare disease community in mind.
People living with rare… Read More
Written by Christina Jensen on April 26, 2019
Yesterday, a NORD Member Organization and IAMRARE™ Registry Client, The DHPS Foundation, officially launched their patient registry, DHPS Patient Registry. NORD’s IAMRARE Registry Program was built to address the special needs of those developing treatments for rare diseases with extensive input from FDA, NIH, patients, organizations and experts in… Read More
Written by Christina Jensen on March 18, 2019
Today, Representatives GK Butterfield and Gus Bilirakis introduced a resolution that celebrates the success of the Orphan Drug Act (ODA) and calls for continued support of the legislation.
Now in its 36th year, the ODA has successfully encouraged the pharmaceutical industry to develop therapies for those with rare diseases. Prior to… Read More
Written by Christina Jensen on January 17, 2019
Washington, DC, January 17, 2019–The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Ⓡ, the leading independent nonprofit organization representing the 25-30 million Americans living with rare diseases, has announced two additions to its management team, effective immediately.
Rachel Sher joins NORD as Vice President of Regulatory and Government Affairs,… Read More