Rare Diseases


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Million Dollar Meds Website recognized with 2016 Murrow Award

Million Dollar Meds project has won an Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Website, International Region.

Million Dollar Med$ explores the complicated issue of rare disease medications

The Ubyssey
By Karen Wang
March 7, 2016

High drug prices for rare diseases subject of UBC journalism project

CBC News, The Early Edition
Posted: Feb 29, 2016

Why Canada needs a clear policy on orphan drugs

Special to The Globe and Mail
Published Monday, Feb. 29, 2016

Why are drug prices for rare disease so high? UBC journalism project wants to find out

CBC Radio, The Early Edition
February 29, 2016
Season 2016, Episode 300241071

UBC brings attention to challenges of rare diseases

Vancouver Metro
Published February 28, 2016

New UBC journalism project aims to raise awareness about rare diseases

Global News
February 29, 2016