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Hereditary angioedema


Other Names for this Disease
  • HAE
  • Hereditary angioneurotic edema
  • HANE
  • Deficiency of C1 esterase inhibitor
  • Hereditary angioedema type 1
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News & Events


ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH, Monday, February 29, 2016
    Location: Building 10, Masur Auditorium, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Description: The 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH will take place on February 29. The event, sponsored by NCATS and the NIH Clinical Center, aims to raise awareness about rare diseases, the patients they affect and the research collaborations that are addressing rare disease challenges. The day will feature tours, posters and exhibits, and presentations.

  • Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) Conference, Friday, September 19, 2014 - Saturday, September 20, 2014
    Location: San Diego, CA
    Description: Anticipated goals and use of results: 1) Organize and conduct a conference that is thematically focused on growing and extending knowledge in HAE; and which become progressively more ambitious over time, reflecting the anticipated advances in research. 2) Identify topics and speakers that will clarify the most promising avenues of investigation, organize the conference in a manner that will optimally support communication between all participants, communicate the resulting discussions to the broader scientific, patient, and pharmaceutical communities. 3) Provide a supportive and constructive forum for young investigators, including female and minority scientists, to present their work and interact with more senior investigators. 4) Increase interest and awareness of HAE research among the wider research community particularly among young investigators in order to recruit new investigators into the field. 5) Ensure equal representation and access of women and underrepresented minority participants.

Other Names for this Disease
  • HAE
  • Hereditary angioneurotic edema
  • HANE
  • Deficiency of C1 esterase inhibitor
  • Hereditary angioedema type 1
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.