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Rare Disease Day 2016 Patient Voice and Empowerment

Rare Disease Day 29 February is getting close!  Here are the full programmes for the Conference in Riddel Hall, and for the Reception in the Long Gallery at Stormont; follow the links in the post below to register NOW The … Continue reading

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Living Life with Rare Disease: Taking the scare out of Palliative Care

It’s time for our Summer Meeting! This year, we are holding it, on Friday 26 June, in the Day Room at the Foyle Hospice, 61 Culmore Road, L/Derry. Our theme is “Taking the scare out of Palliative Care”. Palliative care … Continue reading

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Collagen – Why Do We Need It?

With support from the Research and Development Division of the Public Health Agency, and in collaboration with the Regional Medical Genetics Service and QUAMS, we are bringing  two external, internationally recognised experts on Connective Tissue disorders and translational genomic medicine, to … Continue reading

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Supporting our Torch bearers

NIRDP is delighted to be able to support members, family and supporters taking part in the London 2012 Olympic Torch relay coming to a street near you over the next few days. Leigha Coade, who has Cystic Fibrosis, will be … Continue reading

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Stronger Together

Over a thousand people, holding hands across the River Foyle. Radio, local press, YouTube video. Families, volunteers, the mayor and a jazz band. A fun day with activities. There was even sunshine. What was it all about? To raise awareness … Continue reading

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