The supporting partners are all the non-scientific organizations willing to actively contribute to the activities of the Consortium.
They can be of three types:
- Funders, funding either the current expenses (website, teleconference services, travels, …) or a specific study carried out by the Consortium
- Logistical Supporters, in particular the patient associations, and patient-driven networks, supporting the IAHCRC in its efforts: to further develop the Node databases; to develop research projects to be submitted for funding to national and international institutions; to organize scientific and educational meetings or diffuse the results of the IAHCRC members to the scientific and medical community ...
- Staff, appointed by the Consortium for specific tasks: technical support and data management, project coordination and management, administrative secretariat ...