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

Announcing a New Initiative to Improve Health and Quality of Life

LFA-REAL will address major challenges in lupus treatment and disease management, and has the potential to greatly improve medical care and quality of life for people living with lupus.

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.

Apr. 02, 2014

Pilot Study Testing a Combination of Immunosuppressive Drugs Holds Promise for Children with Lupus

Results from a small pilot study provide hope that lupus disease activity can be suppressed in children with lupus.

Feb. 12, 2014

Lupus Epidemiological Studies