· By Debboe Fenemore

Why Rare Disease Day Matters

This post was authored by Jessi Colund, Corporate Communications Senior Specialist, Genzyme
Genzyme’s Rare Disease Day Relay in Massachusetts
Last holiday season, I organized a gift-wrapping fundraiser for the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) at a bookstore. One of my “customers” jokingly said, “Rare diseases? Right, because you wouldn’t want to raise funds for any of […]

 · By Sanofi Admin

Rare Disease Day

[ February 28, 2014; ] February 28th 2014 marks the 7th international Rare Disease Day. On and around this day, hundreds of patient organizations from more than 70 countries and regions worldwide are planning awareness-raising activities around the slogan “Join Together for Better Care” click here to learn more.

 · By Debboe Fenemore

The Accelerating Medicines Partnership : A Novel Approach to Bringing New Treatments to Patients

On February 4,  Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), announced a new research initiative, Accelerating Medicines Partnership, to media at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.  In this pilot program, a coalition of government agencies, private industry and non-profit organizations will aim to speed validation of disease targets for Alzheimer’s disease, […]

 · By Lindsey Schedler

A Celebration of Black History at Sanofi

This post was authored by Enza Kitongo, Diabetes Specialty Sales Professional, U.S. Diabetes; and Holly Glover, Sr. Musculoskeletal Specialty Manager, Genzyme, representing the ADVANCE ERG
Sharing Black History Through Stories
Each year, the Association for the Study of African American Life and History in Washington, D.C., announces a theme for the February Black History Month observations. This […]