2nd World Congress on

Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs

Theme: Novel Approaches to explore the emerging insights in the Rare Diseases Research

OCM for Rare Diseases Congress Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Nadia Annitia Ameen


Yale University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Abdulaziz Aldawood


King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

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Weida Tong


Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, FDA
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Joseph Ndung u


FIND’s Neglected Tropical Diseases
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Rare Diseases 2016

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Daniel Cohen

Chairman
Pharnext
France

Biography Research Interest

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Serge BRAUN

Scientific Director
AFMTelethon
France

Biography Research Interest

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Stephen P. Arneric

Executive Director
Critical Path Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Stephen B. Shrewsbury

Executive VP, Development & CMO
Fortuna Fix
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Amrik Sahota

Professor
Rutgers University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Pat Furlong

Founding President and Chief Executive Officer
Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Annemieke Aartsma-Rus

Professor
Leiden University Medical Center
The Netherlands

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Organizing Committee - Infectious Diseases 2016

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Thomas D Licker

Director of Infection Control Technologies
American Bio Recovery Association
USA

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Francis J Castellino

Director of the WM Keck Center for Transgene Research
University of Notre Dame
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Stef Stienstra

Strategic Functional Specialist Health and Environment
Dutch Armed Forces / Royal Dutch Navy
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

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Rachel Groppo

Virology Manager
Sanofi Pasteur
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Eugénie Bergogne-Bérézin

Professor
Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire Bichat- Claude Bernard University Diderot
France

Biography Research Interest

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Fernanda De Freitas Anibal

Professor
Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCar)
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Joanna Zajkowska

Researcher
Medical University of Białystok
Poland

Biography Research Interest

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Ashok Kapse

Head of the Pediatric Department
Mahavir Super Specialty Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

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Stephen Mortlock X

Global Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Liaison
Quest Diagnostics
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Junie Lia Monica

Head of Microbiology Department
"Iuliu Hatieganu" University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania

Biography Research Interest

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Maria Luisa G Daroy

Professor
St. Luke’s Medical Center
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

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Maria Del Rosario Dávalos Gamboa

Director
University of San Simón
Bolivia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Infectious Diseases 2016

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Ronald C. Montelaro


University of Pittsburgh
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Carlos A. Guzmán


Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Irene Wagner-Döbler


Helmholtz-Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Carmen Alvarez-Dominguez


Institute Marqués de Valdecilla (IDIVAL)
Spain

Biography Research Interest

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Kathleen L Hefferon


University of Toronto
Canada

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Pietro Mastroeni


University of Cambridge
UK

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A. Paulo G. Almeida


Universidade Nova de Lisboa (IHMT/UNL)
Portugal

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Bogdan Circiumaru


"Matei Bals" National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Bucharest
Romania

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Atmaram H Bandivdekar


National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health, Mumbai
India

Biography Research Interest