No One Fights Alone in Florida 
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During Lupus Awareness Month, with your gift of $25 or more we will send you a Lupus Foundation of America face mask.

Florida's 2nd Annual Lupus Empowerment Summit

Saturday, August 24, 2019
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
University of Florida, College of Medicine
1104 Newell Drive
Harrell Medical Education Building
Gainesville, FL 32601
United States

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Please join us for Florida's 2nd Annual Lupus Empowerment Summit in partnership with the University of Florida, College of Medicine. 


  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Fundamentals, Current Treatments, & Research Westley Reeves, MD, Chair of UF, School of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology
  • An Integrative Approach to Treating Lupus: Mind, Body, and Spirit Irene Estores, MD, Medical Director of UF Integrative Medical Program
  • A Better Life with Lupus: Coping Skills & Behavioral Pain Management Lori Waxenberg, Ph.D., Clinical Professor & Internship Training Director, UF College of Public Health and Health Professions, Department of Clinical & Health Psychology
  • Matters of the Heart: Lupus & Cardiovascular Disease Keith March, MD Director, Center of Regenerative Medicine Professor, UF School of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Patient and Caregivers Networking Sessions 

We're sorry, the deadline for buying tickets for this event has passed.