Are you interested in talking about the research process on rare diseases with the director of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences? Now you can seize your opportunity to ask anything on Reddit. NCATS is the newest center of the National Institutes of Health that was established “to transform the translational science process so that new treatments and cures for disease can be delivered to patients faster.”
Christopher P. Austin, M.D., the NCATS director, will be joined by Amy Dockser Marcus, a writer at the Wall Street Journal that covers health issues that includes rare diseases, to host a Reddit AMA titled “Rare Diseases and the Research Process” on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 1 p.m. EST. To participate, pre-register at www.reddit.com/r/IAmA. The same link is applicable for general viewing for the public. For more information, visit the Events page of the NCATS website.