May. 17, 2018

Department of Defense Announces Lupus Research Program Awardees

The Department of Defense (DOD) today announced the award of nearly $5 million to 13 innovative and impactful lupus research projects through its new Lupus Research Program.

May. 01, 2018

New Study Finds Lupus is a Leading Cause of Death Among Young Women

Public encouraged to join efforts to increase lupus awareness in May.

Apr. 18, 2018

Barbara Bush: A Tribute to Her Support of People with Lupus.

We are saddened by the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush and express our deepest condolences to the Bush Family.

Apr. 17, 2018

New Study Seeks to Determine Effectiveness of Synthetic Cannabis in Relieving Joint Pain in Lupus

A new clinical trial is underway to test the efficacy of a synthetic cannabinoid derivative for joint pain.

Mar. 23, 2018

Leading Lupus Experts Propose Actionable Solutions to Improve Clinical Trials

Announcing a new white paper, "Lupus Community Panel Proposals for Optimizing Clinical Trials: 2018," developed to address critical issues that have stymied the lupus drug development process for decades.

Mar. 22, 2018

UPDATED 3/23 - Lupus Advocates Boost Funds for Lupus Research in Omnibus Appropriations Bill

The Omnibus Appropriations bill passed by the US House of Representatives on March 22 includes increased funding for critical lupus research and education programs.

Mar. 09, 2018

Mallory Nwaokai: Making Her Mark in 2018

Mallory held a Make Your Mark fundraiser during Lupus Awareness Month in 2017, now she’s looking forward to reaching a new fundraising goal in 2018.

Mar. 07, 2018

The Lupus Foundation of America Elects Two New Members to its National Board of Directors

The Lupus Foundation of America announces the election of two new board members, Andrew Brophy and Barbara Polk.