Written by Valaree DonFrancesco on October 29, 2020
NORD invites you to a virtual externally-led Patient-Focused Drug Development (EL-PFDD) meeting on Krabbe disease, taking place Thursday, October 29, 2020.
If you are a patient, family member or caregiver affected by Krabbe disease, this is an important opportunity to have your voice heard.
EL-PFDD… Read More
Written by Laura Mullen on June 26, 2020
NORD is deeply concerned about the “Promising Pathway Act” recently introduced in both the Senate and the House. Contrary to the stated goal of giving patients with serious and life-threatening diseases a “chance at receiving meaningful treatments,” this legislation, by its own terms, would lower FDA’s approval standards, exposing patients… Read More
Written by Laura Mullen on June 24, 2020
A Note from NORD:
In May, NORD was approached by the Oncology Center of Excellence (OCE) at the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to collaborate on a new initiative to help enhance communication revolving around the conduct of clinical trials for rare cancer drug development during… Read More
Written by Laura Mullen on May 13, 2020
NORD, KrabbeConnect and Partners for Krabbe Research invite you to register for an externally-led Patient-Focused Drug Development (EL-PFDD) virtual meeting on Krabbe disease, taking place Thursday, October 29, 12:30-4:30pm ET. Patients and caregivers impacted by Krabbe disease who are interested in participating at… Read More
Written by Laura Mullen on April 28, 2020
“…As we pull into the hospital, she starts screaming that she doesn’t want to be there, and she wants to be home… No matter how much her doctors want to make her feel better, and she’s also three, so it’s hard to explain to her that this will… Read More