Aug. 18, 2014

Chapter Newsletter

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Aug. 01, 2014

Patient Advocacy Groups Addressing Care Barriers in Health Plans

Lupus Foundation of America, Indiana Chapter is one of 333 patient groups from around the country that have signed onto a letter to Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Sylvia Mathews Burwell calling for immediate measures to reduce barriers to care for patients who have purchased policies through the Health Insurance Marketplace (the “exchanges”).

Jul. 24, 2014

Changes to Support Group Meetings

Recent changes to Fort Wayne, Munster and West Lafayette support group meetings

Jul. 01, 2014

A New Generation of Researchers Enlisted in the Fight to Solve the ‘Cruel Mystery’

Lupus Foundation of America announces its 2014 National Lupus Research Program Summer Fellowships and Career Development Awards

Jun. 26, 2014

Dr. Bruce Richardson Receives Lupus Insight Prize Recognizing Outstanding Contribution in Research

Jun. 09, 2014

Bruce Richardson is Second Recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize

Dr. Richardson’s work has provided a strong foundation from which further advances in the understanding and treatment of lupus can be made.

Apr. 07, 2014

Lupus Foundation of America and BMJ Publish First Open Access Journal Dedicated To Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America and BMJ recently announced the launch and publication of the first scientific research articles in Lupus Science & Medicine™.

Mar. 25, 2014

Announcing a New Initiative to Improve Health and Quality of Life

The Lupus Foundation of America is funding and leading the development of a first-of-its-kind tool to monitor lupus disease activity called the LFA-REAL™ (Rapid Evaluation of Activity in Lupus) System. LFA-REAL will address major challenges in lupus treatment and disease management, and has the potential to greatly improve medical care and quality of life for people living with this unpredictable and misunderstood autoimmune disease.