HomeDr. In The HouseWorld Rare Disease Day 2020 February 28, 2020 Dr. In The House, Medical Ethics & Economics, Medical Innovations & Advancements Dr George Lee returns to discuss the latest medical news. Expect deep insights delivered with generous humour. This year, World Rare Disease Day falls on that rarity: a leap day (29 February). We speak to consultant paediatrician & clinical geneticist Prof Dr Thong Meow Keong about the challenges in diagnosing and treating rare diseases, and the policy gaps in ensuring equitable care for patients and their families. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.