General News

General News | Nov. 09, 2015

Two Prominent Investigators Recognized For Their Achievements In Lupus Research

10th Anniversary of the Evelyn V. Hess Award Celebrates Past Honorees

General News | Nov. 07, 2015

Research Findings Provide Evidence of Progress and Hope For Improved Quality of Life

Eight LFA-supported research studies presented during the American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting

General News | Oct. 29, 2015

First-ever National Lupus Public Health Agenda Provides Roadmap to Improving Care and Treatment

The Agenda for Lupus identifies public health priorities, strategies and recommendations for efforts in lupus biomedical research and clinical care.

General News | Oct. 28, 2015

LFA Awarded Multi-million Dollar Grant to Build Lupus Awareness and Improve Quality of Life

Grant provides an unprecedented opportunity to further build out meaningful programs and services for people with lupus and physicians.

General News | Oct. 22, 2015

New York City Champions Honored for their Efforts in the Fight to End Lupus

Funds raised from the Lupus Foundation of America’s Evening of Hope Gala will be dedicated to lupus research

General News | Oct. 01, 2015

Five New Research Studies Funded to Improve Quality of Life for People with Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America research grants will support important studies on immune cells, pediatric lupus, stem cells, biomarkers, and environmental triggers of lupus.

General News | Sep. 18, 2015

Lupus Highlighted in New Congressional Report on Health Disparities

A new Congressional report includes an article contributed by the Lupus Foundation of America on health disparities among people with lupus and current efforts to improve treatment and diagnosis in minority communities.

General News | Aug. 21, 2015

Lupus Foundation of America Elects Conrad Gehrmann as Chair of the National Board of Directors

The Lupus Foundation of America (Foundation) announced today that Conrad Gehrmann of Seattle, Washington was elected as Chair of the Foundation’s National Board of Directors at a recent annual meeting. Gehrmann will provide organizational leadership and oversee the Foundation’s strategic initiatives to bring national attention and increased public and private resources to lupus, a potentially life-threatening and unpredictable chronic autoimmune disease that affects an estimated 1.5 million Americans.