Registration Open for 5th Conference on Clinical Research for Rare Diseases

The 5th Conference on Clinical Research for Rare Diseases will be held on November 19, 2018 in Rockville, MD. Registration closes on November 12.

Despite their rarity, many fundamental advances in medicine have come from the study of rare diseases and these have benefited common diseases. In order to assure the future of this research, the training of the next generation of investigators in this field is important.

New investigators, trainees, junior faculty, and others interested in rare disease research methodology are invited to attend.

Attendees will have the opportunity to present their work through submission of an abstract and inclusion of a poster session; investigators working on rare diseases will provide feedback and advice. In addition, attendees will:

• Meet key leaders in rare diseases research.
• Engage in formal and informal networking and idea-generation with other trainees and investigators.
• Discuss career development and strategic planning for academic success.
• Explore research collaborations.

For more information or to register, please visit here.