CELEBRATE RARE DISEASE DAY WITH US!
The diagnosis of a rare disease affects 300 million people in the world. That is roughly 1 in 20 people who will be diagnosed with a rare disease during their lifetime. Every year since 2008, people in 100 countries around the world celebrate Rare Disease Day. This day aims to bring awareness to the general public, policy makers and health professionals about issues impacting this community. This year, worldwide events will take place on February 28th, 2022.
Learn more by following the links and participating in the activities below:
- Genetic and Rare Disease Information Center
- Medical Home Portal
- Education Materials for the Classroom (all grades) click link under digital and social media items