Lupus Links

We could not provide any information to you without the hard work of special people. The links below provide great information to assist you on your journey of lupus education.

Lupus Foundation of Virginia – The Lupus Foundation of Virginia provides education and emotional support to patients and their families. Focuses both lay and professional attention on this widespread, but diagnostically elusive and little understood disease. Supports and stimulates research to help speed the discovery of the cause and cure of Lupus Erythematosus.

Alliance for Lupus Research – The Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR) is a national voluntary health organization based in New York City that was founded in 1999 and is chaired by Robert Wood Johnson IV, a member of the founding family of Johnson & Johnson. By committing millions of dollars to significant lupus research every year and holding nationwide lupus walks to secure additional funding, the ALR is proactively battling lupus.

Lupus Tutorial – The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, is the world’s largest medical library. The Library collects materials and provides information and research services in all areas of biomedicine and health care.

Lupus Foundation of America The mission of the Lupus Foundation of America is to educate and support those affected by lupus and find the cure.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculolskeletal and Skin Disease (NIAMS) The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is to support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases, the training of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research, and the dissemination of information on research progress in these diseases.

Lupus on WebMD WebMD is committed to provide credible health information, a supportive community, and educational services via the internet.

Lupus on Medicine Net MedicineNet, Inc. is an online, healthcare media publishing company. It provides in-depth, authoritative medical information for consumers via a network of interactive web sites.

Lupus Research Institute Today LRI stands at the forefront of innovation in lupus research. Since its founding in 2000, its Campaign for a Cure has raised millions and awarded nearly $20 million in grants to 73 scientists at leading institutions nationwide. To date, 65 percent of LRI investigators who completed their LRI studies have gone on to secure large-scale funding from the NIH and other government offices.