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Applications are now open! Deadline October 31.

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DEFINE GLOBAL PATIENT ADVOCACY

Join the intensive one-week course and learn about the science, policy, research, strategy and regulatory framework. Applications are now open!

SPEAKERS

Prof. Dr. Annemieke Aartsma-Rus

Professor of Translational Genetics at the Department of Human Genetics at the Leiden University Medical Center. She has been selected as most influential scientist in Duchenne muscular dystrophy in the past 10 years. 

Dr. Jarod Wong

Senior research fellow and honorary consultant paediatric endocrinology at The Royal Hospital for Sick Children Glasgow. Specialises in bone development in Duchenne muscular dystrophy and endocrinology.

Dr. Elizabeth Vroom

Chair of the World Duchenne Organization, and president of the Dutch patient organisation Duchenne Parent Project Netherlands. Mother of a son (30) with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

What will you learn

Grassroots funding and impact investment

Clinical trial research and development

Global policy making and regulatory affairs

Data collection and registries

Patient voice in medicine development

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