RD-Connect Genome-Phenome
Analysis Platform



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Please complete the form below so that we have some details by which to verify legitimate users.

This form only needs to be completed by the Group Lead on behalf of all members of their group.

The Group Lead may be an independent PI or researcher or a head of department. You will be taking responsibility for all researchers (e.g. PhD students, postdocs or junior staff) working under you whose names you add in the box below.


On the next page read the Code of Conduct and print the Adherence Agreement.


You will receive an email to the address you provide below.

Please click the link in this email and upload a scan of the signed Adherence Agreement and a scan of an Identification Document.

When you have completed these steps, your application will be validated by the RD-Connect GPAP user access committee. We will contact you by email with the outcome.

If you have problems or questions at any point during this process, please contact help@rd-connect.eu


Complete the form below.

By completing this form you are confirming that you are the group lead.

1. Personal Details

Your title

Your given name (required)

Your family name (required)

The address where you can be reached, rather than your institution Head Office (required)

In two or three sentences, please describe your research interests and how access to the RDC-GPAP will be of benefit to you (required)

2. Institutional Details

The institution (university, hospital etc.) with which you have your primary affiliation (required)

If there is an acronym for your institution, please provide it here

Your institution's main website (required)

Use of an institutional email address issued by your place of work is part of our verification process. If you do not have one, enter your usual email address here, but please contact help@rd-connect.eu to explain your circumstances. (required)

The nature of your institution

Your department within your institution

Your position within the institution (required)

RD-Connect only accepts human data from rare disease patients and family members.

If your application is approved, you will be able to access and analyse all data submitted by your group and you will also have access to data submitted by other groups.

Please tick the box below if you are NOT planning to submit data to the platform

Your group members

Adding other users to your group

You may add members of your group that you would like to have access here.

They are not required to complete this registration process. By completing this as their project lead, you are vouching for their use of the RDC-GPAP.

Enter one member per line.

Please enter their first and last names and institutional email address, all on the same line, separated with single spaces.

3. Optional Information

Please enter PubMed ID numbers for up to 3 recent relevant publications, separated by commas

If you or your group has a profile on your institute website please paste the link here

If you have an ORCID ID please paste the link to your profile here

If you have a ResearchGate profile please paste the link here

If you have a LinkedIn profile please paste the link here