29 February 2008: First European Rare Disease Day

February 2008 will be the first celebration of the European Rare
Disease Day: A Rare Day for Very Special People. The organisation of
this awareness Day is coordinated by Eurordis at the European level and
by National Alliances at the national level. Many events will take
place throughout Europe. The Rare Disease Day will happen every year
from 2008 onward.

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