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MyPART Upcoming Events

MyPART team members are participating in upcoming meetings to talk about our programs. If you are interested in learning more about MyPART you can find us at the following events.

For more information about our upcoming events, email NCICCRRareTumors@mail.nih.gov.

Upcoming Events

MyPART Team Retreat, January 29, 2020

The MyPART Team will hold its first annual retreat on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. The morning session will include talks and a poster session, and is open to the public. The afternoon session is intended for MyPART team members to participate in workshops and breakout sessions. Visit the event web page to learn more.

Congressional Networking Reception, February 11, 2020

Several members of MyPART will attend the annual Congressional Networking Reception in Washington, DC to honor The Children's Inn and support research and programs for improving child health.

Rare Disease Day at NIH, February 28, 2020

Rare Disease Day is observed globally to raise awareness of rare diseases for policy makers and the public. Each year, the NIH Clinical Center and NCATS sponsor Rare Disease Day at NIH. This year, MyPART staff will help coordinate a clinical trials resource booth. 

Past Events

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) Rare Summit, October 21-22, 2019

Several members of the MyPART team attended the NORD Rare Summit in Washington, DC and hosted an exhibit booth in the Advocacy Pavilion. 

American Society for Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, May 31, 2019

Several members of the MyPART team attended the American Society for Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL from May 31 through June 4, 2019.

American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, April 1, 2019

MyPART co-organized an NCI, NIH sponsored panel at the American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA. The session was titled “New NCI Collaborative Initiatives on Rare Tumors and RASopathies.” We presented an overview of MyPART and the research we are doing to find treatments for rare cancers.

Rare Disease Day at NIH, February 28, 2019

Members of the MyPART team “showed our stripes” on Rare Disease Day at NIH in Bethesda, MD. Rare Disease Day is a worldwide event on Feb 28, 2019 for people with rare diseases. MyPART co-organized a panel to discuss “Success Factors for Rare Cancer Research – Building Strong Foundations.” 

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