4th International Scientific and Family Conference July 2015

All of us on the board of ISMRD are honored and excited to once again sponsor a combined scientific and family conference for glycoprotein diseases in July 2015. The conference, Glycoproteinoses: Fourth International Conference on Advances in Pathogenesis and Therapy will be held on July 23–26 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. More detailed information on the conference agenda and registration information will be coming soon. We would like to invite all interested families and investigators and industry to attend this conference. If you wish to be added to the mailing list please send us your details.

Newsletter

ISMRD publishes a electronic newsletter called Pathways that has interesting articles and colorful illustrations about ISMRD’s activities, as well as information about Glycoprotein Storage Diseases.

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Latest newsletter

April 2014 (PDF)

In this issue: In this edition: International rare disease day, Online forum for Rare Disease Caregivers, Dutch National plan for rare diseases,The FDA and Drug development for the fatally ill, Understanding the role of regulatory affairs in orphan drug availability, conferences, New members donors.

Older newsletters

  • October 2013 (PDF)
  • ISMRD newsletter July 2013.pdf (PDF)
  • November_2012_newsletter_final.pdf (PDF)
  • Pathways magazine 2012 (PDF)
    In this issue: Outgoing and Incoming Presidents editorials, Conference draft program, New families, Life with a disability by Sylvia Webb, Gandhi Foundation grants $20,00 to Greenwood Genetic Centre for ML II research, Australian ISMRD family raises awareness for Rare Disease Day, World Report on Disability.
  • ISMRD Newsletter August 2011 (PDF)
    In this issue: From the President's Desk; In Memory of Jenny Smith - Alpha Mannosidosis, 2012 International Scientific/Family conference, ISMRD wins Patient Advocate Leaders Award, Family stories, Positive clinical effects for Phase 2 clinical trial for Alpha-Mannosidosis.
  • Newsletter April 2011 (PDF)
    In this issue: From the President's Desk; Appointments to Professional Advisory Board and Board of Directors; From the Fundraising Team; Announcement of Family meeting and Natural History Study; A Family report from the WORLD symposium; What's in the News; Family stories
  • ISMRD_Newsletter_1_March_2011.pdf (PDF)
    In this issue: From the President's Desk; Appointments to Professional Advisory Board and Board of Directors; From the Fundraising Team; Announcement of Family meeting and Natural History Study; A Family report from the WORLD symposium; What's in the News; Family stories
  • Pathways April 2010 (PDF)
    In this issue: From the President’s Desk; Treasurers report and ISMRD’s projects over the last 12 months; Ethan’s slide, Glide and Ride fundraiser; Dr Sara Cathey and Jenny Noble Interview on Shine TV New Zealand; Global Genes project; NIH Announces New Program to Develop Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases; Lonnie’s Successful Job
  • PathwaysNewsletterSept09 (PDF)
    In this issue: Message from the President; ISMRD Annual report adopted by Board of Directors for the 2008 year; ISMRD and GGC – A positive partnership for research; An Evening of Penguin Dreams – Charity/Auction/Dinner May 29 2009; NIH Announces New Program to Develop Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases; A Snapshot of David Mackay; In Memory of Kelly Crompton
  • Newsletter06_vol8no1 (PDF)
    In this issue: Hue-Man Project funded by European Union; Natural History collection for ML to begin.
  • Newsletter05_vol7no1 (PDF)
    In this issue: Crossing Oceans for a Cure Family Workshop and Walk-Run Fundraiser in Michigan.
  • Newsletter04_vol6no1 (PDF)
    In this issue: 1st International Conference on Glycoprotein & Related Storage Diseases.