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ICORD 2014

ICORD 2014
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

The 9th International Conference on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs (ICORD) will take place on the 7-9 of October 2014 in Ede, The Netherlands.

ICORD is an International Society for all individuals active in rare diseases and/or orphan drugs, including health care, research, academic, industry, patient organizations, regulatory authorities, health authorities, and public policy professionals. 

The ICORD annual conference, which is a non-commercial meeting, provides an excellent oppurtunity for all stakeholders within rare diseases around the globe to come together and share experiences.

The call for abstracts (posters & oral presenations) for the following topics is now open:

-Early and accurate diagnosis including undiagnosed disorders
-Neonatal screening
-Improvements of primary prevention
-Improvements of clinical care including clinical guidelines
-Cross-border health care and Telemedicine
-Orphan medical products and their effectiveness
-Registries and Biobanks
-Patient views of the societal value
-Clinical, translational and social research on rare diseases
-Worldwide collaboration
-Regulatory questions and concerns
-Other relevant topics

Abstracts deadline: August 31, 2014

For more information about the conference click HERE

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