Themed “Working In One Voice”, the second Rare Disease Asia Conference will bring together stakeholders of the rare disease community in Asia and beyond. This includes rare disease patients, as well as all who support them – caregivers, physicians, allied healthcare professionals, patient support organisations, pharmaceutical representatives and health officials. This event is organised by Rainbow Across Borders, hosted by Malaysian Rare Disorders Society, Malaysia Lysosomal Diseases Association and Malaysia Metabolic Society, and supported by patient organisations from Asia.
Visit www.rarediseaseasia.org for more information.
Professor Tarun Weeramanthri
Chief Health Officer, Department of Health, Government of Western Australia
Professor Weeramanthri is the Chief Health Officer for the Government of Western Australia. In 2014, he received the Sidney Sax Medal, the pre-eminent prize awarded by the Public Health Association of Australia, for his notable contribution to the protection and promotion of public health in Australia.