DUBAI, 5th March, 2023 (WAM) - Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, opened on Saturday the MENA Organisation for Rare Diseases Annual Meeting 2023 in Dubai.
Co-organised by the MENA Organisation for Rare Diseases and UAE Genetic Diseases Association, the three-day medical gathering is assembling 500 specialists and 100 speakers from 18 countries who will deliver the most updated knowledge in presentations, symposiums, and workshops related to rare diseases in various clinical fields including cardiology, pulmonary, neurology, oncology, metabolic, endocrine, pediatrics, and genetics.
The largest event for rare disease in the region will also emphasise on research, achievements, and latest advancements in diagnostics and therapeutics in rare diseases. The meeting will present awards to the best submitted abstracts, and several other awards.
Organisers say their goal is to bring all parties involved in rare diseases in one place to connect and exchange knowledge under one umbrella aiming to increase awareness, advance research, and provide better care for individuals with rare diseases.