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Apr. 05, 2016—Dec. 13, 2016

Ask the Experts - Teleconference Series

Learn about lupus from the comfort of your home. Register Today!

Apr. 20, 2016—Oct. 28, 2016

Local Lupus Meeting - Quad Cities

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

May. 15, 2016—Dec. 11, 2016

Local Lupus Meeting - Des Moines

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

Aug. 10, 2016 6:00 pm—Feb. 08, 2017 8:00 pm

Local Lupus Meeting - Cedar Rapids

Receive the support you need: share feelings, exchange information, develop skills, problem solve, and make decisions all within a safe and friendly environment. Join others like you who live with lupus.

Oct. 15, 2016 | Beaver Creek Golf Course

2016 Tee It Up For Lupus

Join us for the Second Annual Tee It Up For Lupus Charity Golf Outing at Beaver Creek Golf Course.


Latest News See all stories >

Jun. 23, 2016

Our National Lupus Research Contributions and Achievements

The Foundation’s efforts have stimulated advances in lupus research that have provided insight into the underlying causes of lupus and its progression, and created unprecedented opportunities to expand the future knowledge base for the disease.

Feb. 06, 2016

2016 Year of the Patient

Lupus has manifested itself in different ways sporadically throughout my early life; I just did not know there was a name to it.

Jan. 29, 2016

2016 Year of The Patient

Both of my parents emigrated from Greece. They had an arranged marriage, and had never even met until the week before their marriage. Only Greek was spoken in our home. Read More

Jan. 20, 2016

2016 Year of the Patient

As a college student at the University of Iowa, I felt I had the world at my doorstep. I was very involved in academic and extra-curricular activities and held leadership positions in my sorority. Read More

Jan. 13, 2016

2016 Year of the Patient

It’s been a long tough road, and as someone who has struggled for much of my life with a serious illness, my biggest thrill is that, today, I’m able to accomplish many of my goals. Read More