EJP RD Training Workshop: Genetic Biobanks for Rare Disease Research

University Medical Centre Groningen (UMCG) and Fondazione Telethon (FTELE) along with other EJP RD partners are organizing an EJP RD Training Workshop titled “Genetic Biobanks for Rare Disease Research” targeted at biomedical researchers, medical professionals, and biobank managers who want to learn about genetic biobanks in rare disease research. The training workshop will take place over two days…

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CLA Young Investigator Award

The Orphan Disease Center is accepting applications for the CLA Young Investigator Award, a one-year grant to support PhDs, postdocs, medical doctors, and other early career researchers to conduct research in complex lymphatic anomalies such as Gorham Stout Disease (GSD), Generalized Lymphatic Anomaly (GLA), Kaposiform Lymphangiomatosis (KLA) and Central Conducting…

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Call for Research Mobility Fellowships

EJP RD is glad to announce today (May 2nd) the opening of the call for Research Mobility Fellowships, which aims to support PhD students, postdocs and medical doctors in training to undertake scientific visits fostering specialist research training outside their countries of residence. Deadline: 13 June The exchange can be carried…

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The 3rd Montalcino Aortic Consortium Summit

  The Montalcino Aortic Consortium seeks to improve clinical outcomes of individuals with heritable thoracic aortic disease through this large international collaboration of medical professionals. The goal of this meeting is to define gene-based treatment guidelines from MAC achievements so far and prioritize research questions, using the infrastructure of MAC,…

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Webinar: “Composite endpoints including patient relevant endpoints (Quality of Life)”

As part of the EJP RD Training series, an advanced-level training webinar on the topic “Composite endpoints including patient relevant endpoints (Quality of Life)” aimed at introducing the generalized pairwise comparison ideas and concepts as well as demonstrating its benefit in small sample trials, more particularly in including patient relevant endpoints, such as quality of life…

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