Category Archives: Updates

Stronger Together Project starts work!

  Sandra Campbell, Tanya Boggs, and Fiona McLaughlin: Getting the Stronger Together Project off to a great start in Derry!  Today marks a great step forward for NIRDP and for all those affected by rare diseases in Northern Ireland, as … Continue reading

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next steps- staff!

We are delighted that we have been awarded funding by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund, for a 2 year pilot project. The Stronger Together project will work to build capacity within and across the rare disease sector … Continue reading

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Who knows what in rare disease? Engagement, information and communication

As part of the work on the NI Rare Disease Plan, NIRDP has been running a series of Workshops across Northern Ireland, and an Online Survey, to identify information needs in relation to rare disease issues; what information is currently … Continue reading

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NORTHERN IRELAND RARE DISEASES IMPLEMENTATION PLAN – FOCUS WORKSHOP FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

This is to provide more information on the Focus Workshop, aimed primarily at Healthcare professionals, which is being held from 4pm to 7pm on 7 June, in the Grosvenor Hall, Glengall Street, Belfast BT15 5AD. The Focus Workshop builds on … Continue reading

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NI Rare Diseases Implementation Plan: work in progress!

At last, work is underway on all four of the Priority Actions in the NI Rare Diseases Implementation Plan: The NI Genomic Medicine Centre is now established; staff are being recruited; and protocols for evaluation of the outcomes are being … Continue reading

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