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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.

Apr. 26, 2014 9:30 am | Ahuja Medical Center

Ahuja Summit

Ali Askari, MD Division Chief, Rheumatology, UH Case Medical Center, Director, Fellowship Program, UH Case Medical Center will discuss Lupus and other Autoimmune Diseases. Jenice Robinson, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UH Case Medical Center will speak about Lupus and Neurological Complications with Lupus, and David Rosenburg, MD, Rheumatology UH Case Medical Center will be presenting Lupus and Pulmonary Complications.

May. 08, 2014 7:00 pm

Ask The Experts:  Living with Lupus – En Espanol (Lonestar)

Join us with this great opportunity to hear national experts speak in the Ask The Experts: Lupus & Intimacy teleconference on May 8, 2014 7:00 pm -8:00 pm EST.

May. 10, 2014 9:00 am | Fountain Square

Cincinnati Walk To End Lupus Now 2014

Support the fight against lupus at Fountain Square on May 10 at the Walk To End Lupus Now

May. 16, 2014 7:05 pm | Progressive Field

Cleveland Indians Lupus Awareness Night

Help us turn Progressive Field purple on May 16 at the first-ever Cleveland Indians Lupus Awareness Night!

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.