Behcet’s

Brandon Qualifies for the 1500m Semi-Finals – Competes July 8th

Brandon Hudgins, elite runner, and vasculitis patient, continues his quest to make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team!  On Thursday, July 7th, Brandon qualified for the semi-finals of the 1500m race with a time of 3:43.25 during the Olympic Team Trials in Eugene, Oregon.  The semi-finals will be held on Friday, July…...

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KU Vasculitis Symposium – August 6 – Register Today

The Vasculitis Foundation is pleased to partner with the University of Kansas Medical Center to present the 2016 Vasculitis Symposium Educational Conference.  The one-day meeting will be held on Saturday, August 6 at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, Kansas.  The conference will feature several vasculitis experts discussing treatment…...

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VF Breaks $2,000,000 in Research Funding

In February, the VF Board of Directors approved three new research studies for funding, bringing to a total, $2,109,847,10, the VF has committed to supporting vasculitis research since 2002.  The VF Research Program, established in 2002, is funded through the generous donations of our members and extended vasculitis community.  The…...

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VF RED Award: Third Annual Competition Recognizes Excellence in Diagnostics

Often, one of the greatest challenges a patient with vasculitis faces is receiving a definitive diagnosis.  Patients often spend months or even years seeking a diagnosis or worse, living with a misdiagnosis and ineffective treatment.   The Vasculitis Foundation also recognizes that there are many health care professionals who have…...

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2015 V-Red Award Winners Announced

Dr. Sarah Durney of Powell Valley Healthcare in Powell, Wyoming, has been selected as a recipient of the 2015 Vasculitis Foundation’s Recognizing Excellence in Diagnostics (RED) Award. Early diagnosis is critical, and Durney, who loves patient interaction and medical sleuthing, reached a preliminary conclusion in under two weeks for patient…...

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