- Search by name of the professional: Enter the name of the professional in the query zone and click OK to validate. You may use truncated names. A list of all names matching your query will appear. Select the one of interest to you.
- Search by institution: Enter the name of the institution or the name of the department/service in the appropriate query zone and click OK to validate. You may use truncated names. A list of all names matching your query will appear. Select the one of interest to you.
You can also restrict your query to a specific area by selecting a country among the provided list and by entering the name of a city (optional). The country must be selected first as the list of cities depends on the country.
The professionals listed are those who have registered their activity in the field of rare diseases with Orphanet. This includes, for example, physicians in charge of an expert clinic, biologists acting in a clinical laboratory, researchers and representatives of patient organisations, experts writing or peer-reviewing data for Orphanet or assisting Orphanet in its governance.
The information which is displayed is provided by the professional. This includes contact details and information on the professional’s activity in relation to rare diseases or with Orphanet.
Data collection takes place in European and surrounding countries and is currently ongoing. The database cannot be regarded as comprehensive yet. If an expert is not listed, he/she may not yet have been identified or he/she may have refused to be listed.