We believe that rare disease patients should be heard and supported. This campaign highlights #RareAware resources that are working to accelerate the development of solutions for these patients. Join us and get involved today!
1 in 10
Americans are living
with a rare disease
Rare Disease Centers of Excellence
Are You a Researcher Interested in Rare Disease?
The NIH Grant Finder Can Help!
The NIH grant finder connects researchers interested in studying rare disease with advocacy organizations that align with their research interests. This service provides doctors and scientists the opportunity to receive additional funding for their research that they might not have been able to initially secure. If you work in the medical research field and feel passionately about researching rare disease and require additional resources, the NIH grant finder is a great place to start.
Why Study Rare Disease?
1 in 10 Americans suffer from a rare disease. While some progress in the treatment of these diseases has been made, many rare diseases remain somewhat of a mystery to most medical professionals. In many cases, healthcare providers don’t have enough information about the cause or course of the disease to provide their patients with effective treatments.
The rare disease research space deserves more attention, and more researchers are dedicating themselves to finding effective treatments for these patients. If you have an interest in rare disease research, please consider lending a hand to those who suffer from a disease with an unknown cause and no known treatments. Help provide them the attention they deserve.
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How to Apply?
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