Behcet’s

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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Brandon Hudgins Receives 2017 Rare Impact Award

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) today announced the people, organizations, and innovators who will be honored at the 2017 Rare Impact Awards on May 18 in Washington, D.C. The Rare Impact Awards is a charity event that celebrates those who are boldly leading efforts to make a difference…...

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Calgary Vasculitis Symposium 2015 & Patient/Parent Vasculitis Forum

New Frontiers in Understanding and Treating Childhood and Adult Vasculitis Thursday, October 8, 2015 Alberta Children’s Hospital Main Auditorium 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW Calgary, Alberta  T3B 6A9  Canada The Calgary Vasculitis Symposium 2015 is an opportunity for physicians and researchers to learn about recent discoveries in clinical and translational research…...

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VF Honors Three Members for Excellence

The Vasculitis Foundation has honored three members for their exceptional work and support towards the mission of the VF.  The awards were presented during the 2015 International Vasculitis Symposium, held in Jacksonville, Florida, June 19-21. The Spirit Award was established in 2006 in honor of Bruce, longtime VF member and…...

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VF Welcomes New Members To The Board Of Directors

The Vasculitis Foundation held its annual membership meeting on June 21 in Jacksonville, Florida.  The meeting was held in conjunction with the 2015 International Vasculitis Symposium which drew over 220 patients with vasculitis, their families and health care professionals.  During the meeting the VF membership elected three new members to…...

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