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Public meeting: FDA Rare Disease Day 2023
February 27, 2023

February 27, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:45 PM ET
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FDA logo, FDA’s Rare Disease Day 2023 Virtual Public Meeting, Monday, February 27, 2023, 9:00 am to 4:45 pm EST, Intersections with Rare Diseases A Patient-Focused Event #FDARareDiseaseDay, Register now.

Meeting recording
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FDA will host Rare Disease Day, a virtual public meeting, on February 27, 2023, 9:00 am – 4:45 pm ET, in global observance of Rare Disease Week. This year’s theme is “Intersections with Rare Diseases – A patient focused event.” Participants will have the unique opportunity to: 

  • Hear directly from the FDA on initiatives to advance medical product development for rare diseases. 
  • Engage with the FDA to provide your perspectives as a patient, caregiver or family member.
  • Understand considerations and challenges associated with clinical trials in small populations.
  • Hear from medical students on rare disease education for medical professionals.

Public Docket
Stakeholders are invited to provide their perspectives on the discussion questions through the public docket. All comments must be identified with the docket number FDA-2022-N-3072-0001 through April 7, 2023.

OOPDOrphanEvents@fda.hhs.gov | 301-796-7634
Office of Clinical Policy and Programs, Office of Orphan Products Development

Event Materials

Title File Type/Size
RDD 2023 Meeting Packet Brochure 02-02-2023_final_508 pdf (10.24 MB)
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