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May. 13, 2015—Nov. 18, 2015 | Teleconferences and Seminars

2015 Lupus Empowerment Series: Ask The Experts

We offer an extensive variety of programs, services and resources for people living with lupus, including family members, caregivers and other members of their support systems

Oct. 25, 2015 3:00 pm | Marlins Park

Walk to End Lupus Now South Florida Fall

Join us for South Florida Walk to End Lupus Now at our new location at Marlins Park! Pease join us as we rally together to create awareness of lupus while raising funds to fight this terrible disease.

Nov. 14, 2015 2:00 pm | Wickham Park

Walk to End Lupus Now Central Florida

Join us for a fun afternoon as we raise awareness for lupus at our second annual Walk to End Lupus Now in Melbourne!

Dec. 31, 2016

Team No Lupus

LFAFL’s Team No Lupus program is an opportunity for individuals and teams to increase awareness of lupus and raise funds for a cure. Members can walk, run, ride or swim in the event of their choice while making a difference in the lives of over 100,000 people living with lupus in Florida! Every step you take and every dollar you raise supports the Lupus Foundation of America and its efforts to solve the cruel mystery of lupus.


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Aug. 13, 2015

How Do We Think About Lupus and Why Does it Matter?

Not all patients who share a certain organ involvement can be treated with the same medicine at the same dose. In this piece, Foundation Medical Director Dr. Joan Merrill argues that improved classification of lupus can lead to better treatment.

Aug. 03, 2015

Regulations for Off-Label Drugs Must Change

Off-label drugs for the treatment of lupus symptoms represents the standard of care for people with lupus, but current regulations make it difficult for doctors and manufacturers to communicate. Read Sandra C. Raymond's remarks now.

Jul. 28, 2015

Statement on the Results of Epratuzumab Study for the Treatment of Lupus

Results from a study of epratuzumab were released today. It did not meet its primary endpoint of clinically reducing the severity of lupus in people with mild to moderate disease. The following is a statement from Sandra C. Raymond, President and CEO

Jul. 10, 2015

U.S. House of Representatives Passes 21st Century Cures Act

Jul. 01, 2015

Dr. George C. Tsokos Selected as 2015 Recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize

George C. Tsokos, M.D., Chief of the Rheumatology Division at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, has been selected as the 2015 recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize.