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Join a Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk

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Join a Support Group

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Choose from a variety of scleroderma information videos offered by the Scleroderma Foundation, or news on Scleroderma Foundation New England.

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from SFNE

We are honored to be spending them with you. Check out our Support Groups page for info on where to get support over the holidays and throughout the year. Or join us for the Polar Plunge January 1! See an initial listing of 2015 events on our Special Events page.


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As a member of the Scleroderma Foundation New England Chapter, you will receive The New England "BEACON" newsletter and the "Scleroderma VOICE" magazine. Find out how!

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About Us

Board of Directors
Marie Coyle, President
Bruce Gordon, Vice President
Sheryl Elkins, Secretary
Peter L. Hart, Treasurer

Board Members
John Burke, III, Esq.
John Kimball, Esq.
David Ornstil
David Rosenberg
Jeanmarie Skahan

Medical Advisory Board
Vincent Falanga, M.D.
Harrison Farber, M.D.
Carol Feghali Bostwick, Ph.D.
Humphrey Gardner, M.D.
David M. Leader, DMD
Thomas Medsger, Jr., M.D.
John Mulliken, M.D.
Andrew Plaut, M.D.
Robert Simms, M.D.

Contact Information

Executive Director: Jack Armitage,
Office Manager: Rebecca Dube

Office Mailing Address
Scleroderma Foundation, New England Chapter
462 Boston Street, Suite 1-1
Topsfield, MA 01983

Toll-free Phone: 888-525-0658
Phone: 978-887-0658
Fax: 978-887-0659
General Information:

Our Mission

The MISSION of the Chapter is to help patients make contact with each other through Support Groups, Newsletters, and Meetings;

To EDUCATE and INFORM the public about scleroderma, its meaning, and its consequences through a central base;

To PROMOTE and raise funds for medical research seeking the cause and cure of scleroderma.


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Photo Gallery

Look through photo galleries from previous events held by our chapter.



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Watch videos pertaining to events held by our chapter and a few fun extras. 


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