Symposiums

We welcome you to our online series of lupus (and autoimmune conditions) Symposiums! Join us as we hear from lupus experts, doctors, nutritionists, and patients, and learn more about living healthily with lupus and other autoimmune conditions together.

Know Who Is on Your Side: Your Lupus Nephritis Team

Join us along with our presenting sponsor Aurinia Pharmaceuticals for this 21-minute educational video – packed with important insights and tips from a variety of healthcare professionals committed to treating those living with lupus and lupus nephritis.

 

Presenters include:

Dr. Emily Puukka Clark, a Primary Care Physician in Family Medicine, who describes her role as a point person in the diagnosis and treatment of lupus nephritis and how it affects overall health.

Dr. Sharon Dowell is a practicing rheumatologist and professor at Howard University Hospital. She describes the special role of the rheumatologist – how she approaches diagnosis and disease management … and even how to prepare for your rheumatology visits.

Angela Farrar Small is a licensed clinical social worker and therapist who discusses how she helps treat the cognitive and emotional aspects of living with lupus nephritis.

John Alder is a licensed pharmacist who describes his role and the unique perspective that a pharmacist has in advising you on medications and many other practical aspects of your treatment plan.

 

Special thanks to our presenting sponsor, Aurinia Pharmaceuticals for their generous support in making this event possible!

 

Thanks to our other sponsors, Seven-Minute Cinemas and Blue Eyed Crow Studio.