EJPRD training and education
MOOC on Diagnosing Rare Diseases: From the Clinic to Research and Back.
The topics covered include: the diagnostic process and the types of genetic tests available for rare diseases; the differences in rare genetic diseases patient pathways; the technological advances for diagnostic research; the role of collaborative studies and data sharing in rare diseases diagnosis; the impact of having a diagnosis or lacking a diagnosis on patients' lives; the role and place of physiopathology approaches as well as the social sciences research in the context of rare diseases diagnosis.
You can begin learning as soon as you enrol, without waiting for a new ‘run’ to begin. Facilitation will be guaranteed till July 3rd, 2022 by the mentoring team.
Registration is free and open at this link.
Expression of interest to participate in the second paediatric expert patients training workshop
The workshop, devoted to 15 paediatric patients in Europe, is organised by TEDDY European Network of Excellence for Paediatric Research (www.teddynetwork.net) in collaboration with EURORDIS and the Sant Joan de Déu Research Foundation in the framework of the European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJP RD).
The paediatric training workshop will be held during the iCAN (International Children’s Advisory Network) summit, that will take place on July 12th-15th at the University of Lyon (France).
The deadline for sending your application is July, 1st.