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Doctor in the House: World Rare Disease Day 2020

Dr George Lee, Consultant Urologist | Prof Dr Thong Meow Keong, Consultant Paediatrician & Clinical Geneticist

28-Feb-20 16:00

Doctor in the House: World Rare Disease Day 2020

Dr George Lee returns to discuss the latest medical news. Expect deep insights delivered with generous humour. This year, World Rare Disease Day falls on that rarity: a leap day (29 February). We speak to consultant paediatrician & clinical geneticist Prof Dr Thong Meow Keong about the challenges in diagnosing and treating rare diseases, and the policy gaps in ensuring equitable care for patients and their families.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Meera Sivasothy


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