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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.
18th International RUNX Workshop, Sunday, August 14, 2011 - Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Location: Eleanor Roosevelt College, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
Description: Based on the long-standing interactive and inter-disciplinary traditions of the 17 previous RUNX workshops, the organizers anticipate that the 18th International RUNX Workshop will offer excellent opportunities for the cross-pollination of ideas and the development of new collaborations in this rapidly expanding field.
David W. Smith Workshop on Malformations and Morphogenesis, Friday, August 27, 2010 - Wednesday, September 01, 2010
Location: Alderbrook Resort, Union, Washington
Description: The goal of the Smith Workshop was to bring together a diverse group of clinicians and scientists to advance general understanding of human dysmorphogenesis as well as normal morphogenesis. To meet this goal, the descriptions of new syndromes, more detailed phenotypic characterization of already established syndromes, studies of the natural history of human malformations, development of an understanding of the molecular and genetic mechanisms of normal and abnormal morphogenesis, and understanding the role that embryogenesis and organogenesis play in the development of human malformations were the central topics of this meeting. The organizers placed emphasis on the interplay between the environment and genes as the causes of human birth defects.
Workshop on RUNX Transcription Factors in Development and Disease, Sunday, August 16, 2009 - Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Location: St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
Description: Historically, RUNX workshops have led to new collaborations, stimulated the exchange of reagents and, more specifically, led to a unified nomenclature in the field. Although it was hard to predict what the precise outcome of this meeting would be, it was certain to move the field forward and increase collaborative efforts.