Seattle Children's Hospital added to Scleroderma Foundation Research Center List
Seattle Children's has the only rheumatology program in the Pacific Northwest dedicated to children and teens, 17 and under. At Children's, a team of experts - including doctors, physicall and occupational therapists, nurses and social workers - will see you child.
Are you living with RA? Our friends at the Rheumatoid Arthritis Support Network provide up-to-date information and resources for patients. Their goal is simple. They want RA patients to know their options and fully understand their diagnosis.
Funding Opportunities for 2016 from The Defense Health Program
The Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16) Defense Appropriations Act provides $278.7 million to the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP). The vision of the PRMRP is to improve the health and well-being of all military Service members, Veterans and beneficiaries.
Ever wonder how the FDA approves certain medical products? There are few responsibilities more important than reviewing the design and outcomes of clinical trials. The FDA has made progress and will continue the forward momentum in the years to come.
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endorses any drugs, treatments, clinical trials, or studies reported in the eLetter. Information is
provided to keep the readers informed. Because the manifestations and severity of scleroderma vary among individuals, personalized medical management is essential. Therefore, it is strongly recommended that all drugs and treatments be discussed with the reader’s physician(s) for proper evaluation and treatment.
The Scleroderma Foundation is a qualified national nonprofit operating under 501(c)(3) status. The foundation’s federal tax identification number is 52-1375827. Our primary goal is to raise funds for our three-fold mission of support, education and research. The foundation has 20 active chapters and 160 support groups across the country.