Written by Lisa Sencen on July 8, 2019
NORD’s Educational Initiatives team spoke with Alexander Pham, a Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences student and NORD Students for Rare Chapter Leader. In this interview, Alexander talks about his desire to get involved in the rare disease community.
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Written by Lisa Sencen on June 19, 2019
New video library launched with funding from Incyte
Washington, DC, June 19, 2019–The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Ⓡ, the leading independent nonprofit organization representing the 25-30 million Americans living with rare diseases, has launched the NORD Rare Disease Video Library, a resource featuring videos on rare diseases and… Read More
Written by Lisa Sencen on June 18, 2019
New program by the trusted voice and leader in the rare disease community aims to increase clinician preparedness and improve the care of patients living with rare diseases
BOSTON, MA and WASHINGTON, DC, June 18, 2019 – The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Ⓡ, the leading independent nonprofit organization… Read More
Written by Lisa Sencen on November 30, 2017
Washington DC, Thursday, November 30 — The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) has published new physician guides to promote diagnosis and treatment for patients with three rare medical conditions: hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS).
NORD has also published corresponding… Read More
Written by Jennifer Huron on March 2, 2017
Washington, D.C., March 2, 2017—On Thursday, May 18, nationally touring musical artist Gaelynn Lea will perform at the Rare Impact Awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. In 2016, Gaelynn Lea was named the winner of NPR Music’s second-ever Tiny Desk Contest. Her music video entry rose to the top of over… Read More