In February 2020, a month before lockdown in the UK, we held our annual symposium at The Royal Society of Medicine for the sixth year. ‘The Unusual Suspects: Rare diseases […]
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Same But Different is starting the conversation about baby and child death with their newest exhibit ‘30% Project’. It raises awareness of the statistic that 30% of those diagnosed with a rare disease will die before their 5th birthday.
Medics4RareDiseases registered as a UK charity who’s object is the relief of sickness and preservation of health of those suffering from rare diseases.
Dare to think rare? Many did as they attended the fifth collaboration of Medics4RareDiseases (M4RD) and the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM): The Unusual Suspects: Rare Diseases in Everyday Medical Care on 20th February 2019.
The M4RD team were really happy to work with Findacure on The Student Voice Essay Competition once again. This annual competition is a great opportunity to engage the clinicians of the future in the field of rare diseases. It is always so encouraging to read the submitted essays which demonstrate the kind of open-minded approach that we feel is needed when caring for people with rare diseases.