The experience of attending Rare Disease Day at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) exceeded the confines of the definition for rare and instead should be more appropriately defined as extraordinary shares a new Medika author.
About the Author
Julia Martinez is a student at Riverside High School in Leesburg, Virginia. After graduation she is interested in pursuing undergraduate studies in neuroscience or global health with a goal of attending medical school. Dedicated to patient information and advocacy, she works closely with clinical research expert and patient advocate Shazia Ahmad.