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  • WAG

    Welsh Assembly Government

  • WAHT

    Weston Area Health Trust

  • WAO

    Wales Audit Office

  • WBS

    Welsh Blood Service

  • WG

    Welsh Government

  • WHO

    World Health Organization

  • WIC

    walk in centre

  • WORD

    Wales Office of Research and Development for Health and Social Care

  • WPF

    Welsh Partnership Forum


    wellness recovery action plans

  • WRES

    Workforce Race Equality Standard

  • WRT

    workforce review team

  • WTD

    working-time directive

  • WTE

    whole time equivalent

  • WTR

    working time regulations


    Winterbourne View Joint Improvement Programme

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For patients with rare diseases, clinical collaboration at EU level is vital | Professor Jill Clayton-Smith

20 / 10 / 2017 Midnight

As a clinical geneticist, Jill works closely with colleagues across the EU on the diagnosis, management and treatment of rare diseases. Jill’s anxious that leaving the EU could jeopardises these links, which are not only useful for clinicians and researchers, but vital for patients.

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