Jul. 12, 2013

Activists Heard: Senate Committee Boosts Lupus Research Funding

The Lupus Foundation of America applauds the efforts of the Senate Appropriations Committee to ensure that funding for research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and lupus programs are a priority.

Jul. 09, 2013

New National Lupus Awareness Campaign Encourages Discussion Between Physicians and Patients

The Lupus Foundation of America is pleased to share that GlaxoSmithKline has launched a new national lupus awareness campaign and website.

Jun. 27, 2013

Dr. Mark J. Shlomchik Receives Lupus Insight Prize

Mark J. Shlomchik, M.D., Ph.D., the incoming Chair of Immunology at the University of Pittsburgh, was honored Thursday as the first recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize.

Jun. 24, 2013

Lupus Activists on Capitol Hill Urge Congress To Expand Research

On Tuesday, June 25, lupus activists from across the nation will take to Capitol Hill to make their voices heard.

Jun. 03, 2013

New Summer Fellowships and Career Development Award Announced

The Lupus Foundation of America has announced the recipients of five new summer fellowships and the Foundation’s first-ever Career Development Award.

May. 16, 2013

Lupus Educational Curriculum Developed to Address Diagnosis Challenges

A new medical education curriculum and other materials to help current and future medical professionals make early diagnosis of lupus were unveiled by representatives of The Lupus Initiative (TLI) during a presentation on May 16 in Washington, DC.

May. 09, 2013

World Lupus Day Calls Attention to Global Impact of the “Cruel Mystery”

Lupus organizations around the globe are rallying together on May 10, World Lupus Day, to urge action and raise awareness of lupus.

May. 03, 2013

Developing Clinical Trials for Lupus

Article by Dr. Joan T. Merrill.