Jill Pollander, RN, MSNVice President of Patient Services at National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)Speaker
Jill Pollander is the Vice President of Patient Services at the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD). As a member of NORD’s leadership team, she oversees NORD’s Patient Services Department including Patient Assistance Programs, Information & Resource Services and Clinical Trial Support. In this role she collaborates with many stakeholders in the rare disease space including patients, families, caregivers, advocacy & research groups, pharma and biotech. As a registered nurse, she has over 30 years of diverse professional healthcare experience, from the emergency department to long-term care with a specialty in pain management and palliative care, as well as work in academia and risk management and mitigation. Always a nurse regardless of role, Jill is a fierce advocate for patients and their access to appropriate care, treatment, and resources.