Jul. 25, 2015 1:00 pm |

‘Purple for a Purpose’ Youth Experience


'Purple for a Purpose' Youth Experience is an event for children and teens ages 7-19 who have lupus or have a family member with lupus.  Parents are welcome to attend with their children. 

This educational and fun event will be held on Sat., July 25, from 1:00-4:00 pm.

One-hour breakout sessions will be held with the following guest speakers:

  • YOUTH WHO HAVE LUPUS - Kathleen O'Neil, MD, FAAP, FACR - Rheumatologist, Riley Hospital for Children
  • YOUTH WHO HAVE FAMILY MEMBER WITH LUPUS - Michael Blakley, MD, FAAP, FACR - Rheumatologist, Riley Hospital for Children
  • PARENTS OF YOUTH WHO HAVE LUPUS/HAVE PARENT WITH LUPUS - Kiana Johnson, PhD - Psychologist and CEO/Founder of The Childhood Lupus Education and Research Foundation

Attendees will also participate in an instructor-led canvas painting activity*!  Light snacks will be provided. 

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by Thur., July 23, and there is a $20 registration fee; however, the registration fee will be refunded at check-in.  Register  now!

Park Tudor School
Middle School Media Center
7200 N. College Ave.
Indianapolis 46240

Downloadable flyer

*Acrylic paints will be used but participants are welcome to bring a smock or old shirt



Phone: 800.948.8806

Email: debbie@lupusindiana.org