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Dec. 20, 2013—Dec. 31, 2014

2014 Ask the Experts

Teleconference Series on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus.

Apr. 08, 2014 7:00 pm—Apr. 08, 2015 7:00 pm

Community Events in Support of the LFA-DMV Chapter

Third-party events raising funds and awareness for our state chapter.

Jan. 01, 2015—Dec. 31, 2015

2015 Lupus Summit Series


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Nov. 19, 2014

Lupus Research Studies Widen Understanding Findings Advance Development of New Treatments and Tools

Foundation-funded research studies highlighted at premier rheumatology meeting in Boston.

Nov. 05, 2014

Prestigious Awards Recognize Achievements of Three Researchers for their Lupus Studies

Awards are named in honor of two highly respected and successful lupus investigators and are part of the Lupus Foundation of America’s national lupus research program, which offers support to lupus investigators at all stages of their careers.

Oct. 31, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense Announces $3.4 Million to Support Lupus Research

Three grants totaling $3.4 million have been awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) for lupus research through the DOD’s Congressionally Directed Peer Review Medical Research Program.

May. 27, 2014

LFA-DMV Board Member Donald E. Thomas Publishes The Lupus Encyclopedia

Dr. Donald E. Thomas Jr., member of the LFA-DMV Board of Directors and Medical Scientific Advisory Council Chair publishes The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families

Apr. 02, 2014

Test Panel Found Effective in Predicting Risk of Atherosclerosis in Women with Lupus

This valuable tool will help doctors prevent atherosclerosis, a life-threatening complication of lupus.