There is a distinct difference between public health and health care. The former is about caring for the population at large—implementing preventative measures and dealing with widespread issues as they arise.
Like most businesses around the world, TREND has been impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. We are posting this open letter as a way to let everyone know where we stand today, and where we plan to go in the future.
TREND Community is announcing a research partnership with COMBINEDBrain, a new nonprofit dedicated to accelerating the path to cures and therapies for those with rare genetic neurodevelopmental disorders, by reducing the time and risk involved in drug development.
To use a screen reader, the text is copied below: 2019 Annual Letter Dear Community, 2019 was a year of discovery and progress for TREND. Our communities nearly tripled. We forged strong bonds with patients and caregivers, learning not just about the diseases that impact their day-to-day lives, but about their aspirations, hopes, and dreams. When our child was diagnosed with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), we felt so much relief when we found other parents in our position. Becoming part of a c