Welcome Letter

Dear Colleagues,

It is our pleasure to finally be able welcome you in person to The 4th International Conference on Rare Diseases (RARE2022), which will be held in Vienna, Austria on 7-8 December 2022.

RARE2022 will follow on from the success of its predecessors, continuing to address the challenges of Rare Diseases. The conference will expand on “generic topics”, such as:

  • the role of whole genome sequencing
  • screening strategies
  • monitoring and databases in rare diseases
  • innovative therapies
  • patient-centric medicine
  • current status of several specific diseases

All serving as models for rare and even more common disorders.

The program will also address new aspects of Rare Diseases including the challenges of rare variants of Rare Diseases, such as Type 3c Gaucher disease which may be an experiment of nature to vascular calcifications in old age, the growing challenges of genetic variants of uncertain significance (GVUS) and coping with Rare Diseases in different parts of the world, such as Georgia, Russia and India.  

RARE2022 is honored to welcome world-renowned speakers from all 5 continents, all of whom are experts in the field of Rare Diseases and who will present ground-breaking and cutting-edge news on treatments in Rare Diseases.

RARE2022 will bring together experts from healthcare, academia and industry working in the field of Rare Diseases treatment.

We look forward to seeing you at RARE2022 in the beautiful city of Vienna.



Prof. Ari Zimran
Conference Chair
The Gaucher Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel