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General News | Mar. 11, 2017

House Passes Defense Appropriations Bill with $5 Million for Lupus Research Program

Critical vote is big step toward establishing research program at DoD to help solve cruel mystery of lupus.

General News | Feb. 10, 2017

LFA Medical Director Honored by Medical Society

The award recognizes Dr. Sue Manzi for caring for patients with integrity, honesty, and respect and for serving as a role model to other physicians.

General News | Jan. 04, 2017

We’re partnering with The Mighty!

The Lupus Foundation of America will now have a dedicated home page on The Mighty and appear as a resource on lupus-related stories across the site.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

LFA-Supported Researchers Share Promise for Future Lupus Treatments and Cure

30 researchers funded by the LFA are presenting this week at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. #ACR16 is among the world’s largest gatherings where results of medical research studies in the area of rheumatology are presented for critical peer evaluation.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

Top Lupus Researchers Recognized For Exceptional Achievement

We're honored to announce the winners of this year's Evelyn V. Hess Award and Mary Betty Stevens Young Investigator Prize.

General News | Oct. 24, 2016

Announcing the Cut it Out Challenge: A Crowdfunding Campaign for Lupus

The LFA has launched a Crowdrise campaign to draw attention to the sacrifices people with lupus are forced to make.

General News | Oct. 21, 2016

2016 Evening of Hope honors visionaries in the fight against lupus

Each year, this Gala raises critically needed funds to advance the Foundation’s mission and its comprehensive programs of research, education, and advocacy.

General News | Oct. 20, 2016

Walk to End Lupus Now San Francisco is This Weekend

Golden Gate Park will play host to over 1,500 walkers on Sunday.