Drug repurposing for rare disease workshop series – part 1

  • 21 October 2021 - 15:00
  • Online

EJP RD is co-organising a series of 3 workshops dedicated to drug repurposing for rare disease. Registration is open here. Registration is free but places are limited.

This first session, which will be held on October 21st, is entitled “An introduction to drug repurposing for rare diseases – the benefits, the process and the development scenarios

Each 2-hour workshop will feature expert speakers sharing their experiences in the drug repurposing process on the basis of case studies, as well as an interactive Q&A session. The goal is to highlight the processes involved in each of the scenarios in drug repurposing, understand the main challenges and hear about solutions from the field.

This 3-part workshop is for academic researchers and research funders, policymakers and industry scientists interested in drug repurposing.


  • Start Date:21 October 2021
  • Start Time:15:00
  • End Date:21 October 2021
  • End Time:17:00
  • Location:Online