Mar. 29, 2017

“Lupus: Learning and Living” Seattle Highlights

Speakers Dr. Jeffrey Carlin, Megann Karch, and Dr. Karen Cerosaletti answering participant questions at the event.


More than 70 people learned from the experts about the latest in lupus research, treatments and well-being at the "Lupus: Learning and Living" education event at Virginia Mason Hospital and Seattle Medical Center on March 25, 2017. 

Speakers included:

  • Karen Cerosaletti, PhD; Benaroya Research Institute, "Progress in Understanding and Treating Lupus"
  • Jeffrey Carlin, MD; Virginia Mason, "Treatment of Lupus"
  • Megann Karch, RDN, CD; Swedish Medical Center, "Nutrition for Lupus"

The video recordings of the presentations are available on the Lupus Foundation of America, Pacific Northwest Youtube channel.

This event was organized by the Lupus Foundation of America, Pacific Northwest office. Thank you to our sponsors the Albertsons, Safeway Foundation and Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason.

If you are interested in learning more about participating in Benaroya Research Institute's Biorepository, please visit their Rheumatic Disease Biorepository website.

The accompanying slideshows can be downloaded in PDF form below: