CRDN launch event: Parent entrepreneurship in rare disease

Cambridge Judge Business School, LT1 Trumpington Street, Cambridge

WE ARE FULLY BOOKED - BUT PLEASE, DO REGISTER AND JOIN US FOR THE EVENT, WE MAY HAVE SOME LAST MINUTE CANCELLATIONS.   Cambridge Rare Disease Network (CRDN) will host its launch event on the topic of "Parent Entrepreneurship - When parents start companies to cure their child."   Confirmed speakers are:   Mr Alastair Kent OBE, […]

Rare disease diagnostics: Bringing genomics to the clinic

Cambridge Judge Business School Trumpington Street, Cambridge

WE ARE FULLY BOOKED - please do register on the waitlist and join us early, we do expect some last minutes dropouts. Genomic medicine is changing our world. The rapid decrease of the price of DNA sequencing has opened up numerous new possibilities, and is starting to enter clinical practice.  However, even though we understand […]

Cambridge Rare Disease Summit 2015

Cambridge Judge Business School Trumpington Street, Cambridge

Cambridge Rare Disease Network is holding its first annual conference, the Cambridge Rare Disease Summit 2015, at the Cambridge Judge Business School. We're bringing together 150 key stakeholders to debate how to best address the huge social and therapeutic unmet needs around rare diseases. We will discuss topics ranging from Alternative Funding Strategies, New Rare Disease […]

Rare disease home nursing service debate

Cambridge Judge Business School Trumpington Street, Cambridge

Is there a need for a rare disease home nursing service? Join our debate. Join us on Thursday 17 March to share your views, ideas and solutions at an event chaired by Alastair Kent, Director of Genetic Alliance UK, and hosted by the Cambridge Rare Disease Network. When: 6:00-9:00pm, Thursday 17th March Where: Cambridge Judge […]

Cambridge International Rare Disease Summit 2016

Robinson College Grange Road, Cambridge

What can Cambridge contribute to global efforts in rare disease research? Who’s leading the way in collaborative, innovative research, treatment and care for those with rare diseases? How can we put patients and their families at the centre of all discussions? Hear from those leading the way in rare diseases  Where: Robinson College, University of […]

Cambridge Rare Disease Summit Oct 23 2017, Robinson College

Robinson College Grange Road, Cambridge

Following the success of our 2 previous summits, we are pleased to announce our 3rd annual Cambridge Rare Disease Summit. The CRDN International Summit 2016 has been selected as a finalist for the Communiqué Awards for Excellence in Communications via a Live Event or Stand-Alone Activity Venue: Robinson College, Cambridge will be hosting our event on 23rd […]


Pint of Science Rare Disease: The genomic revolution, searching for a cure for the 1 in 17

Thirsty Cambridge 46 Chesterton Road, Cambridge

Pint of Science Rare Disease: The Genomic Revolution - Searching for a Cure for the 1 in 17. Rare diseases are conditions which affect fewer than 1 in 2,000 people but 1 in 17 are affected at some stage in their lives, some 3.5 million in the UK alone. 75% of rare diseases affect children […]

Rare Disease Pint of Science: Treasure your exceptions! May 2018

Thirsty Cambridge 46 Chesterton Road, Cambridge

Cambridge Rare Disease Network brings a sip of Rare to the Cambridge Pint of Science Festival! A rare disease is one that affects fewer than 1 in 2000 people. You might wonder why anyone would dedicate their life to studying a disease when only a handful of people would benefit from a cure? Why not […]

RAREfest launch night: music, dance, talks

Guildhall Place, The Market Square

RAREfest18 is coming....Join us at the Guildhall on the Market Square in Cambridge for the launch of a brand new science, technology and arts festival for Cambridge! This #RAREfest18 launch event is an evening featuring powerful rare stories and talent expressed through both musical and dance performances... Full line-up and information about this launch evening […]

RAREfest18: Science, techology & arts exhibition

Guildhall Place, The Market Square

RAREfest18! A first-of-its kind rare disease inspired festival conceived and brought to you by Cambridge Rare Disease Network (CRDN). In Cambridge people come out in their droves to be dazzled and captivated by the annual Science Festival, it’s Festival of Ideas, the treasured Literary Festival and new to the circuit, Brainfest. We figured you simply can’t have too […]

CRDN RAREsummit19: Patients as Partners

Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre Hinxton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

CRDN RAREsummit19 is a 1 day summit focusing on patient centricity in rare diseases - mastery, opportunities and trends in the drug development process, healthcare and assistive technologies. View the full RAREsummit webpages here  Join 250 attendees, 26 speakers and 32 exhibitors to discuss which are the most pertinent challenges and innovative solutions in ensuring patients […]

Cambridge Rare Disease Day Rare-i-Tea Party 29 Feb 2020

Rowan Humberstone Ltd 40 Humberstone Road, Cambridge

Celebrate International Rare Disease Day with families and friends at CRDN's RARE-i-tea party! Cambridge Rare Disease Network (CRDN) invite you to join us for tea and cakes in celebration of this year's extra rare Rare Disease Day which falls in a leap year on 29th Feb 2020. We're delighted to be holding this friends and […]