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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

8th Annual DC Walk to End Lupus Now Ready to Walk Party 4/17/14 5:30PM - 8PM 2014-04-17 17:30:00 2014-04-17 20:00:00

LupusDMV Offices in Suite 415 2000 L St NW Washington DC | View map

Help us prepare for the 8th Annual DC Walk to End Lupus Now at our Ready to Walk Party, taking place on Thursday,April 17th from 5:30pm-8pm...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: "But You Don't Look Sick" Learning to Say No 4/22/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-04-22 19:00:00 2014-04-22 20:30:00

Mt. Lebanon Church 2812 Reisterstown Rd Baltimore MD | View map

Our “But You Don’t Look Sick,” Learning to Say No session will teach you how to say “no” and avoid exhaustion.  Since lupus symptoms are...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Living with Lupus: An Insider’s Perspective Teleconference 5/1/14 7PM - 8PM 2014-05-01 19:00:00 2014-05-01 20:00:00

Teleconference Teleconference | View map

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

19th Annual Washington DC Lupus Summit 5/3/14 9AM - 3:30PM 2014-05-03 09:00:00 2014-05-03 15:30:00

George Washington University Auditorium 730 21st Street Northwest Washington DC | View map

19th Annual Washington D.C. Lupus Summit  Join us for a comprehensive program that allows you to learn more about living with lupus and...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Social Security Disability with Guest Speaker Sharon Christie 5/7/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-05-07 18:30:00 2014-05-07 20:00:00

The Wellness Center at Howard County General Hospital 10710 Charter Drive
#100
Columbia MD | View map

Learn everything you need to know about applying for disability. Do you qualify, when should you apply, how long does it take? Sharon...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Living With Lupus-En Español: Teleconference 5/8/14 7PM - 8PM 2014-05-08 19:00:00 2014-05-08 20:00:00

Teleconference Teleconference | View map

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

"Special Topic: coping with the Heat and Sun" 5/10/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-05-10 10:00:00 2014-05-10 11:30:00

Bon Secours Saint Marys Hospital 5801 Bremo Road Richmond VA | View map

Coping with the Heat and Sun Our Coping with the Heat and Sun session will provide you with ways to avoid overheating and managing sun...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: How to Manage different Aspects of Lupus with Guest Speaker Dr. Thomas 5/12/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-05-12 19:00:00 2014-05-12 20:30:00

Bel Air, MD | Upper Chesapeake Medical Center 520 Upper Chesapeake Drive Bel Air Maryland | View map

This session will provide participants with tangible actions one can take to improve their health. Dr. Thomas will explain how to manage...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus 5/15/14 6PM - 7:30PM 2014-05-15 18:00:00 2014-05-15 19:30:00

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital 1060 First Colonial Rd Virginia Beach VA | View map

Our Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus session will teach you helpful information about ways to improve your diet.  While...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Navigating the Disability Process with Guest Speaker Sharon Christie 5/20/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-05-20 19:00:00 2014-05-20 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria VA | View map

Learn everything you need to know about applying for disability. Do you qualify, when should you apply, how long does it take? Sharon...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

UNDERSTANDING ADVOCACY- HOW YOU CAN HELP 5/31/14 10AM - 2PM 2014-05-31 10:00:00 2014-05-31 14:00:00

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Try Auditorium
110 Irving St NW
Washington DC | View map

This program will feature three sessions that will address healthcare issues affecting your health and how to communicate with others about...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Masks We Hide Behind 6/4/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-06-04 18:30:00 2014-06-04 20:00:00

Reston Community Center 2310 Colts Neck Rd Reston VA | View map

Our Masks We Hide Behind session will help you to rid yourself of the unnecessary “masks” you use in your daily life.   People often hide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Pediatric Lupus Teleconference 6/4/14 7PM - 8PM 2014-06-04 19:00:00 2014-06-04 20:00:00

Teleconference Teleconference | View map

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

3rd Annual Virginia Lupus Summit 6/7/14 9AM - 3:30PM 2014-06-07 09:00:00 2014-06-07 15:30:00

VCU Larrick Student Center
900 Turpin St. Richmond
Richmond VA | View map

 3rd ANNUAL VIRGINIA LUPUS SUMMIT Join us for a comprehensive program that allows you to learn more about living with lupus and connect...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Coping with the Heat and Sun 6/7/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-06-07 10:00:00 2014-06-07 11:30:00

Good Samaritan Hospital 5601 Loch Raven Blvd Baltimore MD | View map

Our Coping with the Heat and Sun session will provide you with ways to avoid overheating and managing sun exposure.  Sun exposure in lupus...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Travel Tips 6/17/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-06-17 19:00:00 2014-06-17 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria VA | View map

Our Travel Tips program will discuss helpful precautions to reduce stress and avoid a flare while traveling.  Traveling is a change of...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Reducing Stress 6/26/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-06-26 18:30:00 2014-06-26 20:00:00

Washington Hospital Center: Siegel Auditorium 110 Irving Street Northwest Washington DC | View map

Our Stress Management session will teach you helpful ways to monitor your stress levels and discover positive outlets to rid your body of...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Lupus and the Skin Teleconference 7/9/14 7PM - 8PM 2014-07-09 19:00:00 2014-07-09 20:00:00

Teleconference Teleconference | View map

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Coping with Heat and Sun 7/15/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-07-15 19:00:00 2014-07-15 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria VA | View map

Our Coping with the Heat and Sun session will provide you with ways to avoid overheating and managing sun exposure.  Sun exposure in lupus...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Impact of lupus on the Family 7/22/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-07-22 19:00:00 2014-07-22 20:30:00

Mt. Lebanon Church 2812 Reisterstown Rd Baltimore MD | View map

Impact of Lupus on Family will help participants practice communication skills that keep family members informed about disease activity,...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

27th Annual Maryland Lupus Summit 9/13/14 8:30AM - 3:30PM 2014-09-13 08:30:00 2014-09-13 15:30:00

Turner Auditorium, John Hopkins School of Medicine 720 Rutland Avenue Baltimore MD | View map

27TH ANNUAL BALTIMORE LUPUS SUMMIT Join us for a comprehensive program that allows you to learn more about living with lupus and connect...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Journey through Lupus: Healing Art of Storytelling and Journaling 9/16/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-09-16 19:00:00 2014-09-16 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria VA | View map

The Healing Art of Storytelling, Music and Journaling session will provide helpful tips for sharing your lupus journey artistically.  It is...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Readers Review of THE Lupus Encyclopedia with Guest Speaker Dr. Donald Thomas 9/20/14 10:30AM - 12PM 2014-09-20 10:30:00 2014-09-20 12:00:00

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital Weinchel Education Center 9901 Medical Center Drive Rockville MD | View map

The Lupus Encyclopedia is an authoritative compendium that provides detailed explanationsof every body system potentially affected by the...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Family Night 10/1/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-10-01 18:30:00 2014-10-01 20:00:00

Reston Community Center 2310 Colts Neck Rd Reston VA | View map

Impact of Lupus on Family will help participants practice communication skills that keep family members informed about disease activity,...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Alternative and Complementary Therapy with Guest Speaker May Kesler 10/11/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-10-11 10:00:00 2014-10-11 11:30:00

Anne Arundel Medical Center: Health Sciences Building, 7th Floor 2001 Medical Pkwy Annapolis MD | View map

Guest speaker May Kesler will present on massage therapy as a type of ACT. Come learn how massages and various techniques can help...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Masks We Hide Behind 10/21/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-10-21 19:00:00 2014-10-21 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria VA | View map

Our Masks We Hide Behind session will help you to rid yourself of the unnecessary “masks” you use in your daily life.   People often hide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Alternative and Complementary Therapy with Guest Speaker May Kesler 11/5/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-11-05 18:30:00 2014-11-05 20:00:00

Howard County General Hospital Medical Pavilion- Wellness Center The Wellness Center at Howard County General Hospital
10710 Charter Drive 100 Columbia
Columbia MD | View map

Guest speaker May Kesler will present on massage therapy as a type of ACT. Come learn how massages and various techniques can help to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Holiday Stress 11/8/14 10AM - 11:30AM 2014-11-08 10:00:00 2014-11-08 11:30:00

Good Samaritan Hospital 5601 Loch Raven Blvd Baltimore MD | View map

Our Holiday Stress session will teach participants how to maintain awareness of stress levels and prepare for the chaos that is often...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Readers Review of The Lupus Encyclopedia 11/11/14 6PM - 7:30PM 2014-11-11 18:00:00 2014-11-11 19:30:00

Greenbelt Baptist Church 101 Greenhill Rd Greenbelt MD | View map

The Lupus Encyclopedia is an authoritative compendium that provides detailed explanationsof every body system potentially affected by the...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: "But you don't look sick": How to say No 11/18/14 7PM - 8:30PM 2014-11-18 19:00:00 2014-11-18 20:30:00

Beatley Library: Small Conference Room 5005 Duke St Alexandria

Our “But You Don’t Look Sick,” Learning to Say No session will teach you how to say “no” and avoid exhaustion.  Since lupus symptoms are...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus 4/15/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria | View Map

Our Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus session will teach you helpful information about ways to improve your diet.  While...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Lupus and Men- Teleconference 4/12/14 11AM - 12PM

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Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to provide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Volunteer Appreciation Ice Cream Social 4/3/14 6PM - 8PM

Washington | View Map

Our Chapter operates on a very small staff and we could not produce high quality services and events for our constituents without...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Clinical Trial Education Teleconference 3/22/14 10AM - 11AM

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Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Impact of Lupus on the Family 3/15/14 10:30AM - 12PM

Rockville | View Map

Impact of Lupus on Family will help participants practice communication skills that keep family members informed about disease activity,...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Managing Transitions:Help and Hope When Your Sick & Tired of Being Sick & Tired 3/11/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria, | View Map

Our Help and Hope when you are ‘sick and tired’ of being sick and tired session can help you maintain a positive outlook, and give you hope...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Impact of Lupus on the Family 3/11/14 6PM - 7:30PM

Greenbelt | View Map

Impact of Lupus on Family will help participants practice communication skills that keep family members informed about disease activity,...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Masks We Wear 3/8/14 10AM - 11:30AM

Annapolis | View Map

The Masks We Wear session will help you to rid yourself of the unnecessary “masks” you use in your daily life.   People often hide behind...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: "But you don't look sick" Learning to say No 3/8/14 10AM - 11:30AM

Baltimore | View Map

Our “But You Don’t Look Sick,” Learning to Say No session will teach you how to say “no” and avoid exhaustion.  Since lupus symptoms are...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus with Guest Speaker Dominique Hoffman 3/5/14 6:30PM - 8PM

Reston | View Map

Our Nutritional Approaches to Feeling Better with Lupus session will teach you helpful information about ways to improve your diet.  While...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: The Masks We Wear 3/5/14 6:30PM - 8PM

Columbia | View Map

Our Masks We Hide Behind session will help you to rid yourself of the unnecessary “masks” you use in your daily life.   People often hide...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Lupus and Intimacy: Teleconference 2/26/14 7PM - 8PM

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Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

An Overview of Lupus 2/20/14 6PM - 7:30PM

Virginia Beach | View Map

The Lupus Foundation of America –DC/MD/VA Chapter invites you to attend, “An Overview of Lupus,” a session designed to define lupus,...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Intimacy and Lupus 2/11/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria | View Map

Our Intimacy and Lupus session will teach you how to maintain your relationship while managing a chronic illness such as lupus.  Intimacy...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Commit to be Fit with Guest Speaker 2/10/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Bel Air | View Map

Guest speaker  and physcial trainer...  will present on the importance of physical fitness and exercise. will show various exericse...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Managing the Winter Blues 1/28/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Baltimore | View Map

Managing the Winter Blues will teach you how to stay up beat in the dreary winter months.  When it is cold outside, physical activities are...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic: Managing Winter Blues 1/14/14 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria | View Map

Managing the Winter Blues will teach you how to stay up beat in the dreary winter months.  When it is cold outside, physical activities are...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Pamper Yourself 12/17/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria | View Map

Pamper Yourself Pamper yourself session will provide participants with tools to enrich their life by becoming mindful of what makes one...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Managing Transitions 12/16/13 7PM - 10PM

Alexandria | View Map

Our Help and Hope when you are ‘sick and tired’ of being sick and tired session can help you maintain a positive outlook, and give you hope...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Coping with Cold Weather 12/6/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Midlothian | View Map

Coping with the Cold Weather Coping with the Cold will discuss tips to stay warm and feel rejuvenated this winter.  Freezing temperatures...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: But You Don't Look Sick 11/26/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Baltimore | View Map

"BUT YOU DONT LOOK SICK" : LEARNING TO SAY NO Our “But You Don’t Look Sick,” Learning to Say No session will teach you how to say “no” and...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic: Family Night 11/20/13 6:30PM - 8PM

Reston | View Map

Support group attendees/members are invited to bring family members to this group to participate in a dialogue about how to best support...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Handling the Holidays 11/19/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Alexandria | View Map

Holiday Stress Our Holiday Stress session will teach participants how to maintain awareness of stress levels and prepare for the chaos...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Alternative and Complementary Therapies in SLE: Teleconference 2013 Series 11/13/13 7PM - 8:30PM

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Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences and pre-recorded webcasts on a variety of topics designed to...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Keeping the 'U' in Lupus 11/11/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Bel Air | View Map

Special Topic Session: Starting Fresh, Living Fully with LupusOur Starting Fresh session will provide participants with tools to enrich...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Volunteer Training Session 11/9/13 11:30AM - 12:30PM

Baltimore | View Map

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Tidewater, VA Town Hall Meeting- Newport News 11/9/13 10AM - 11AM

Newport News | View Map

The Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter (LFA-DMV) is excited to provide support and education services in Eastern Virginia!  We...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Tidewater, VA Town Hall Meeting- Virginia Beach 11/7/13 6PM - 7PM

Virginia Beach | View Map

The Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter (LFA-DMV) is excited to provide support and education services in Tidewater, Virginia! ...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

26th Annual Maryland Lupus Summit 11/2/13 9AM - 3:30PM

Baltimore | View Map

26TH ANNUAL BALTIMORE LUPUS SUMMIT Join us for a comprehensive program that allows you to learn more about living with lupus and connect...

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Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA Chapter

Special Topic Session: Masks We Hide Behind 10/22/13 7PM - 8:30PM

Baltimore | View Map

MASKS WE HIDE BEHIND Our Masks We Hide Behind session will help you to rid yourself of the unnecessary “masks” you use in your daily...

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