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The Sixth Annual Global Rare Disease Day will be celebrated on Thursday, February 28, 2013. In commemoration of the 30 million Americans affected by nearly 7000 rare diseases, Sanford Research will be hosting its Third Annual Sanford Rare Disease Symposium to increase public awareness of rare diseases and provide information to healthcare providers and researchers.

Event:  Third Annual Sanford Rare Disease Symposium
Dates: February 28, 2013 5:30 pm – 7 pm
……….March 1, 2013 8 am – 5 pm
Location:  Sanford Center, Sioux Falls, SD
Organization: Sanford Research

Thursday February 28th, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Quinn Stein, MS, CGC, Senior Genetic Counselor

Friday March 1st, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Six presentations made by experts from Sanford and across the United States
(See Attachment for Agenda & List of Speakers)

Event Details and Registration:
There is no cost to register, with seven CME credits/contact hours offered at no charge. Lunch will be provided. Web conferencing available for those who cannot attend in person. Please register in advance to secure your seat!

Have questions?
Please contact the Coordination of Rare Diseases at Sanford (CoRDS) Team at

Sanford Health Center for Learning is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval & Recognition Program (CEARP), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Submitted by: Liz Donohue