2020 Rare Disease Day at NIH

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 08:30 to 16:30
Rare Disease Day at NIH

Register to Attend in Person | Watch the Videocast

Attend Rare Disease Day at NIH on February 28, 2020, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET.

  • Admission is free and open to the public to attend in-person. Activities will be in the main auditorium of the Natcher Conference Center in Building 45 on the NIH main campus in Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Watch from any where through NIH videocasting.

This year's event will include

  • Interactive panel discussions on shortening the diagnostic odyssey, individualized therapies and personalized medicine, and expanding access to rare diseases knowledge
  • Inspiring stories through TED-style talks
  • NIH Town Hall question-and-answer session
  • NIH clinical trial resources
  • Posters and exhibits by rare disease groups and researchers
  • Artwork and tours of the NIH Clinical Center and National Library of Medicine

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