autoimmune

#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! For every dollar donated this year, a special donor will match up to $10,000!  Dollar for dollar! We want to…...

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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 residency and a two-year Rheumatology fellowship training program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C.  Dr. Quinn is currently…...

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Vasculitis Update 2017 CME Course: Chicago, June 24

The Vasculitis Foundation is pleased to present the 2017 Vasculitis Update CME Course for health care professionals in partnership with Northwestern Division of Rheumatology on Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 7:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Marriott Chicago O’Hare.   Topics will include: utilizing biomarkers and imaging in vasculitis, management…...

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Main Line Health Medical Professional Wins National Award for Early Diagnosis of Rare Disease

The Vasculitis Foundation (VF) announces the winner of its 2017 Recognizing Excellence in Diagnostics (RED) Award.  The V-RED Award is presented annually to a medical professional who made a quick diagnosis of vasculitis, thus enabling the patient to receive timely and appropriate treatment, potentially sparing the patient permanent and ongoing health complications.…...

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Wisdom of a Ferocious Patient Advocate

Celeste Lee, cherished wife, sister, daughter, mother, faithful friend, and passionate patient advocate, died at age 51 from the autoimmune disease vasculitis, surrounded by family and friends, both near and far.  Celeste was a longtime member of the Vasculitis Foundation and a founding member of the North Carolina VF Support…...

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