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Membership:  2015 Membership Application Form

Contact Us: Please email Janice.Little@lhsc.on.ca with your questions or comments so they may be directed to the appropriate person.  Thank you.

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The next Garrod meeting (2016) will be in Halifax, NS
Details will be posted as they become available

Garrod 2017 – Montréal, QC
Garrod 2018 – Edmonton, AB

NEW Rare Diseases: Models & Mechanisms Network Have you identified a new genetic disease or work on a genetic disease which would merit further research in a model organism? If so, please consult http://rare-diseases-catalyst-network.ca for funding and collaboration opportunities. Letter of Information

NEW Biochemical Geneticist Position Alberta Children’s Hospital has a position for a Biochemical Geneticist. More information

NEW Seeking Farber Disease or SMA-PME Patients Plexcera Therapeutics LLC, a biotech firm which is developing an enzyme replacement therapy for acid ceramidase deficiency, is seeking Farber Disease patients to be part of a clinical trial to commence tentatively in the second half of 2015.

Dr. Alexander Solyom, MD, working with Plexcera, is collecting natural history data on SMA-PME patients and coordinating an international natural history study of Farber Disease including non-transplanted, transplanted, and patients since deceased.

Please contact him for further information at patients@plexcera.com

NEW Biochemical Geneticist Position BC Children’s Hospital has a position for a Biochemical Geneticist. More information

NEW Biochemical Diseases  Fellow Position BC Children’s Hospital has a position for a Biochemical Diseases Fellow.  Please click on the link for more information http://www.brainhunter.com/frontoffice/seekerViewJobDetailAction.do?sitecode=pl355&jobId=1899883&page=search&external=