Overview of PAN: Johns Hopkins

VF Extraordinary PAN Stories

VF Extraordinary Patient Stories are a series of patient video interviews. Their stories will educate and inspire you....

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Share Your Story

Are you a patient with a story to share? The VF would like to hear from you. Visit our Share Your Story webpage and fill out / submit the form to the VF....

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Stephanie Sakson – A Vasculitis Patient’s Journey Through Diagnosis and Treatment to a Normal Life

One day in October 2009, Brittany Sakson came home from high school sick with the H1N1 influenza, commonly known as swine flu. In the days that followed, Brittany’s mother Stephanie, caught the flu as well. Although her symptoms weren’t as severe, they continued for several months. After numerous doctor visits,…...

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Drifa Alfreosdottir and Maria Bjork Vioarsdottir – The Challenges Of Living with Vasculitis in Iceland

L – R: Drifa Alfreosdottir, and Maria Bjork Vioarsdottir. Drifa and Maria met with Ed Becker, VF Director of Marketing and Communications in August. Although Drifa has known Ed since 2002 when she joined his Polyarteritis Nodosa Support Network, this was the first time they met in person. Having a…...

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