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General News | Mar. 17, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Expands Medical-Scientific Staff

The Lupus Foundation of America announces the appointment of Joan T. Merrill, M.D. as Chief Advisor, Clinical Development and Susan Manzi, M.D., M.P.H. as the new Medical Director.

General News | Feb. 23, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Accepting Applications to Expedite Progress in Lupus Research

Through a rigorous peer-review process, the Foundation will fund the most promising research focused on improving the quality of life for people with lupus.

General News | Feb. 08, 2016

Make Your Mark™ Turns Events into Fundraising Opportunities to Solve the Cruel Mystery of Lupus

Lupus Foundation of America’s new online platform allows people to join the fight against lupus

General News | Jan. 13, 2016

National Institutes of Health Releases Plan to Expedite Lupus Treatments and Cures

The research plan identifies and examines opportunities to increase scientific understanding of lupus, which will ultimately lead to safer and more effective treatments and, eventually, curative strategies

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.