rareDIG’s annual Rare Disease Day
28 February 2019
McGill, 853 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal, QC H3A 0G5, Canada, Moyse Hall Theatre
Hosted by rareDIG
On February 28th 2019, rareDIG will play host to over 200 students, researchers, physicians, patients and community members in honour of Rare Disease Day. Speakers will discuss the many challenges faced by people with rare disease and the success stories that follow; misdiagnoses and diagnostic odysseys are met with empowerment and optimism. In recognizing a collective of individuals focused on rare disease, we look to take a large step forward in raising awareness among future health care professionals.
A night out in support of Rare Disease at McGill's picturesque Moyse Hall Theatre.
*Cocktail hour serves up great conversation over food and drink - enjoy the company of important players in the rare disease space including the many affected by rare disease, advocates, future physicians and researchers.*
*TED-like talks take the night away - Five diverse perspectives on the present and future of rare disease.*
More than 80 countries take part annually in Rare Disease Day in support of the millions of affected individuals worldwide. rareDIG’s annual Rare Disease Day, held on February 28th, 2019 at McGill University celebrates the over 7,000 rare diseases that we know of, and the many we have yet to discover! Make sure to be part of us this very special day.
The speaker list will slowly be revealed as we approach event day, check our site and facebook page to stay up-to-date.
The rareDIG committee is excited to see everyone there!