The Rhuematologist features "The Lupus Initiative," a national health care provider education initiative to improve lupus diagnosis, treatment, and management among minorities.
Sandra C. Raymond Featured on BioCentury This Week
Sandra C. Raymond, President and CEO of Lupus Foundation of America, was featured on BioCentury This Week on March 2, 2014, along with Dr. Francis Collins (Director of National Institutes of Health), David Wholley (Foundation for the National Institutes of Health) and Dr. Bill Chin (PhRMA), to speak about the Accelerating Medicines Partnership (AMP). By working together with government, industry, and patient advocacy groups, the partnership can accelerate the development of new treatments for lupus and other diseases. Watch as Dr. Collins, Dr. Chin, and Sandra Raymond speak about the role of AMP in learning more about the causes of lupus and the role of patients in developing new treatments.
The New England Journal of Medicine published results from a long-term study for the treatment of lupus nephritis.