EHDN centers are strongly encouraged to participate to the upcoming call for new members to join existing European Reference Network for Rare Neurological Diseases (ERN-RND).
ERN-RNDis a Network established by the EU to support patients and families affected by rare neurological diseases which requires much specialised knowledge, treatment and resources (http://www.ern-rnd.eu/).
ERN-RND is currently focusing on the following diseases groups:
- Cerebellar Ataxias and Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias
- Chorea and Huntington’s disease
- Dystonias, Paroxysmal disorders and Neurodegeneration with Brain Iron Accumulation (NBIA)
- Frontotemporal Dementia
- Atypical Parkinsonism syndromes: Genetic PD, Multiple System Atrophy, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal degeneration
The European Commission published information on the EUROPA websiteon the call for new members. The exact date of the launch of the call will be announced soon.