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CureAccelerator Live! for Rare Diseases

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Philadelphia 201 Hotel

201 N 17th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Join Cures Within Reach and Global Genes on June 6, 2019 at 5pm for:

CureAccelerator Live! for Rare Diseases

CureAccelerator Live! is a philanthropic pitch competition that gives YOU the chance to select and fund the next breakthrough repurposing treatment. Attendees vote for the clinical repurposing project that will win $50,000 in funding!

FINALISTS:

Margherita Baldassarri, MD, University of Siena: Repurposing a Generic Diuretic to Treat Alport Syndrome

Kim Nichols, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital: Repurposing a Blood Cancer Drug to Treat an Immune Disorder in Children

Kevin Winthrop, MD, MPH, Oregon Health and Science University: Repurposing a Leprosy Drug to Treat a Rare Lung Infection

Stephen Wong, PhD, Houston Methodist Research Institute: Repurposing a Heart Failure Drug for Pediatric Brain Cancer


REGISTER BEFORE MAY 6 FOR THE EARLY BIRD RATE OF $35: USE PROMO CODE "earlybird19" TO SAVE $15!


Attendees of Global Genes' RARE Drug Development Symposium attend at no additional cost as part of registration. More info on this June 6 - 7 event are at https://globalgenes.org/event/advocacy-symposium/.

Program:

5:00pm Reception and Posters

5:45pm Finalists Pitches and Q&A

6:50pm Networking and Voting

7:15pm Voting Closes

7:20pm Winner Announced

(subject to change)


Thanks to CureAccelerator Live! Rare Disease support from Horizon Pharma plc, Recordati Rare Disease and the Judy Hirsch Fund.

PARKING: Parking is not covered by the event hosts. The Philadelphia 201 Hotel offers valet parking for a daily rate of $42. Other nearby parking options are: Gateway Parking Garage at 1540 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 or The Windsor Garage at 1700 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

For more info, visit www.cureswithinreach.org or call 847.745.1252 or email info@cureswithinreach.org

Cures Within Reach improves patient quality and length of life by leveraging the speed, safety and cost-effectiveness of medical repurposing research, driving more treatments to more patients more quickly. Cures Within Reach is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization.

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