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VF Announces 2018 V-RED Awardees

The Vasculitis Foundation is pleased to announce Dr. Linda Brady, a pediatrician with Vanderbilt, is the winner of its 2018 Recognizing Excellence in Diagnostics (V-RED) Award.  The award is presented annually to more »


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24-Hour Twitter Event

Vasculitis Awareness Month 2018: Making the Invisible Visible May is Vasculitis Awareness Month and we would like to help spread awareness about the patient experience. Ever wish others understood what more »


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VF Celebrates Vasculitis Awareness Month 2018

The Vasculitis Foundation, the world’s largest organization dedicated to providing advocacy, education and support for people with vasculitis, announces the launch of Vasculitis Awareness Month (May 2018), an annual effort more »


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VF Funds $160,000 in New Research

The VF Board of Directors is pleased to announce it has selected three new research studies for funding in 2018.  The studies were chosen from a selection of 20 applications more »


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Nucala Approved for EGPA/CSS Treatment

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) achieves approval for Nucala (mepolizumab) for the treatment of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA) for adults in the US December 13, 2017:  GSK announced that the US Food and more »


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#GivingTuesday Matching Gift Challenge

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.  This year your donation can go even further with our generous matching gift challenge! more »


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Introducing our 2017-2018 VCRC-VF Fellow

Kaitlin Quinn, MD, is the recipient of the 2017 VCRC-VF Fellowship.  She received her medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York.   She completed her Internal Medicine more »


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Brandon’s Book Released – Going the Distance

Brandon Hudgins, professional long-distance runner, GPA/Wegener’s patient and leader of VF Team Brandon, has shared his story in his recently released book, “Going the Distance: The Journey of a Vasculitis more »


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FDA Approves Genentech’s Actemra® for Giant Cell Arteritis

Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, announced today (May 22, 2017) that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Actemra® (tocilizumab) subcutaneous injection for the treatment of more »


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Brandon Hudgins to Receive NORD Rare Impact Award at May 18th Ceremony

On  Thursday, May 18,  Brandon Hudgins will be accepting the NORD 2017 Rare Impact Award.   The VF  nominated Brandon, a record-breaking, elite runner, for his work raising awareness about more »


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