News

Keep up-to-date with our latest news, including event announcements, project updates and recruitment, on this page

[Image description: A photograph of hundreds of people dressed like Santa Clause and running.]
10 September, 2018 / Findacure News

London Santa Run 2018 – join Team Findacure!

Fancy a challenge? Join over 4,000 santa runners in the beautiful setting of Victoria Park, London, on Sunday 2nd December for a day of fantastic festive fun!
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[Image description: A photograph of Mariam receiving her certificate from Emma Drane form Costello Medical Consulting at Findacure's 2018 conference]
31 August, 2018 / Findacure News

Support the Student Voice

Looking to raise awareness among medical professionals? Then Findacure and Medics 4 Rare Diseases have an opportunity for you.
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[Image description: A copy of the programme for the Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase. The programme is available in plain text on the event page.]
2 August, 2018 / Findacure News

Programme announced for The Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase

Findacure is pleased to announce the lightning talk programme for our Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase! The evening will feature talks...
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[Image description: Infographic showing details of the "Social Research - how to go about it" workshop. The image reads: A #KudosHealthEvent. Our speakers will offer advice and expertise on social research, including best practive and how to avoid common pitfalls. Taking place on Wednesday 19th September in London. A Kudos Health Event in collaboration with Findacure.]
30 July, 2018 / Findacure News

New workshop! Social research – how to go about it?

Findacure are teaming up with Kudos Health Research to deliver the next #KudosHealthDay on social research! Whether it be to...
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[Image description: A graphical advertisement for the Medics 4 Rare Diseases Red Flags Survey. It reads ‘Calling all patient groups: Red Flags Survey’. The URL is http://bit.ly/M4RDredflags]
22 July, 2018 / Rare Disease World

M4RD launches ‘red flags’ survey for patient groups

Medics4RareDiseases are excited to announce the launch of their new research project: The M4RD Red Flags Survey. The purpose of...
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[Image description: A photograph of two people stood up talking at a Findacure conference. Both people are smiling as though they are laughing with each other.]
19 July, 2018 / Findacure News

The Glasgow Rare Disease Showcase

Join Findacure for The Glasgow Rare Disease Showcase and celebrate rare disease projects in Scotland! This October, Findacure will head...
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[Image description: A photograph of two people stood up talking at a Findacure workshop. They are smiling and using hand gestures.]
12 June, 2018 / Findacure News

The Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase

Findacure is delighted to announce the return of its annual Cambridge Rare Disease Showcase! Cambridge is a well-known hub of...
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[Image description: A photograph of Findacure’s photographer Barbara Asboth. Barbara is holding her DSLR camera up to one eye, as though she is taking a photo. The other eye is looking directly at our camera. The photo is in black and white and is up to her face. She is smiling.]
2 March, 2018 / Rare Disease World

1 in 17 photography project

1 in 17 is an exciting new project, launched by Findacure’s go-to photographer Barbara Asboth, which focuses on the individuals...
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[Image description: A photograph of the people involved in our 2016-2017 peer mentoring programme. 12 people are arranged in two lines and are looking at the camera and smiling. Most are holding certificates up for the camera to see. Behind them is a set of large wooden doors and wooden panelled walls. The wood has an intricate pattern. In both the top left and top right corners of the photo, you can see part of two framed portrait paintings.]
1 December, 2017 / Findacure News

Peer Mentoring Programme 2018

Are you looking to set up or grow an advocacy group for a rare disease? Or are you looking to...
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[Image description: A photograph of people running in the Royal Parks Half Marathon 2017. The runners are running from the left to the right. It is a sunny day and they are running under the shade of trees on a path in Hyde Park. The runner in focus is wearing a blue Findacure vest, looking at the camera and smiling, with both hands waving in the air. Her shorts are black. There are spectators lining the other side of the running path.]
16 October, 2017 / Findacure News

Cambridge Half Marathon 2018

Fancy a challenge? Be one of the 9000 people to fill the streets of Cambridge on Sunday 4th March in the 2018 Cambridge...
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