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May. 01, 2017—May. 31, 2017 | Heartland Chapter

MAY IS - LUPUS AWARENESS MONTH!

May Lupus Awareness Month - Take Action Today!

Jun. 09, 2017—Jun. 11, 2017 | POTOSI MO

2017 ANNUAL SUMMER JAM YOUTH RETREAT

The Heartland Chapter’s Summer Jam Youth Retreat is the only LFA-sponsored camp in the country for young women with lupus.

Jun. 13, 2017 11:00 am—Jun. 14, 2017 12:00 am | Greater Saint Louis Area

DINE OUT FOR LUPUS

Dine Out For Lupus Have dinner at one of our participating restaurants and support Lupus Awareness

Jun. 15, 2017 6:00 pm | At Home

Ask the Experts: Teleconference Series

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus.

Jun. 24, 2017 9:30 am | Kansas City

Lupus Education Conference - Kansas City

Questions about living with Lupus? Sign up today!


Latest News See all stories >

May. 02, 2017

Congress Set to Approve $13 Million for Lupus

Congressional leaders released a spending bill that includes $13 million in new funding specifically to advance lupus research, education and awareness!

May. 18, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Applauds Congressional Action to Expand Lupus Research

Defense Appropriations bill includes $5-million lupus research program

Feb. 02, 2016

Talk of the Town Radio Interview with Sherry Farmer, 106.5 The Arch, About Lupus and the Foundation

Heartland CEO Amy Ondr and board member, Dr. Alfred Kim, Co-Director of the Lupus Clinic at Washington University were interviewed by Sherry Farmer from 106.5 The Arch

Oct. 29, 2015

First-ever National Public Health Agenda for Lupus

Provides Roadmap To Improving Lupus Care and Treatment

Jul. 10, 2015

HOUSE PASSES FOUNDATION-SUPPORTED LEGISLATION THAT WOULD ACCELERATE DEVELOPMENT OF LUPUS TREATMENTS

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that has the potential to improve the drug development process and bring new and vital treatments forward for people with chronic diseases like lupus.