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Jan. 01, 2013 12:00 am—Dec. 31, 2018 11:59 pm

Ohio Program Calendar

Check out the chapter's calendar of support groups, educational programs, fundraising events, and more.

Jul. 12, 2014 1:00 pm | Martha Morehouse, Rm 1066

Columbus New Patient Education Class

Are you a newly diagnosed patient in or near Columbus? Learn about living with lupus at the Columbus New Patient Education class.

Jul. 19, 2014 11:00 am | LFA Meeting Room

Brecksville New Patient Education Class

Are you a newly diagnosed patient in or near Brecksville? Learn about living with lupus at the Brecksville New Patient Education class. Meetings are held the third Saturday of each month.

Jul. 22, 2014 10:30 am | Hoxworth Medical Center (2nd Floor-Outpatient, Ask Receptionist)

Cincinnati New Patient Education Class

Are you a newly diagnosed patient in or near Cincinnati? Learn about living with lupus at the Cincinnati New Patient Education class.

Jul. 28, 2014 10:00 am | Mayfield Sand Ridge Club (Mayfield Course)

Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Scramble

Enjoy a day golfing with good company while supporting the mission of the Lupus Foundation of America, Greater Ohio Chapter.


Latest News See all >

Jan. 02, 2014

President and CEO acts as the Voice of the Patients in Department of Defense Review Program

President/CEO Suzanne Tierney had a voice in determining how the $50 million appropriated by Congress for Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13) will be spent on future lupus research.

Oct. 30, 2013

New Research Gives Insight for Improving Future Lupus Clinical Trials

A new study that analyzed lupus treatment data from past global clinical trials suggests that when testing new drugs in combination with other background therapies, clinical trials should be designed to account for the effects that initial disease activity and background drug treatment have been shown to have on planned endpoints, like response and flare rates.

Oct. 29, 2013

Close Communications with Rheumatologist Important During Pregnancy for Women with Lupus

The outlook for positive pregnancy outcomes for women with lupus remains bright, but data obtained from a large insurance claims database highlights the need for specific education and counseling to pregnant women with lupus as well as close collaboration between the rheumatologist and the obstetrician throughout the pregnancy.

Oct. 25, 2013

BMJ and LFA Join Forces to Publish First Open Access Journal Dedicated to Lupus

International knowledge healthcare provider BMJ and the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) have announced that they have joined forces to publish the first open access journal dedicated to the poorly understood and potentially life threatening disease, lupus.