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General News | Sep. 21, 2017

Lupus Community Prepares to Host Landmark Event to Drive Lupus Therapy Development

The Lupus Patient-Focused Drug Development (PFDD) Meeting, a day-long event to advance lupus therapy development and inform FDA will be held Sept. 25.

General News | Sep. 01, 2017

Foundation Representatives Help Launch New $5M Lupus Research Program at Department of Defense

This new research program provides $5 million that will greatly expand the number of lupus-specific research studies that can be supported through the DoD.

General News | Aug. 29, 2017

Lupus Foundation of America Launches Online Lupus Support Community

LupusConnect brings together people impacted by lupus to share experiences and find timeless support.

General News | Jul. 27, 2017

House Passes Bill to Provide $5 Million for the Lupus Research Program

We're working to ensure that the new funding is directed to research projects that can make the most difference.

General News | Jul. 19, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Update on Lupus Funding and Health Care Reform

House Appropriations Committee Approves Lupus Research and Education Funding as Senate Continues Debate on Health Reform

General News | Jun. 29, 2017

House Appropriations Bill Includes Additional $5 Million for Lupus Research

Advocates earn a significant victory for lupus research as House Appropriations bill passes with additional $5 million in funding for the Lupus Research Program at the DoD.

General News | Jun. 26, 2017

Lupus Activists Urge Congress to Support Research Funding, Access to Quality & Affordable Care

On June 27, nearly 200 lupus activists from across the country will visit Capitol Hill and thousands more will join virtually.

General News | Jun. 22, 2017

Lupus Foundation of America Announces Dorothy Toran as Newest National Ambassador

Veteran Television Producer to Raise Awareness and Funds for the Fight Against Lupus