VF in the News

New VF Board Member Jacquelyn Eidson Hopes to Advocate for Rural Patients

Author: Nina Silberstein Jacquelyn (Jacque) Eidson wanted to serve on the VF Board of Directors because she knows firsthand the impact that vasculitis has on patients, and those who love them. Jacque’s father-in-law was diagnosed with vasculitis nearly 15 years ago and she believes his medical journey was much different…...

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Dr. Sebastian E. Sattui Receives 2019 VCRC-VF Fellowship Award

Sebastian Sattui, MD It was during a medical clerkship that Sebastian Sattui, MD, first recognized the complexity of vasculitis, and the profound impact the disease has on patients’ lives. He had encountered a patient with EGPA (eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis) for the first time. “I will always remember the patient’s…...

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VF Celebrates Mission Milestone: Funds 50th Research Study

Recently, the Vasculitis Foundation (VF) reached an organizational milestone that secured its legacy as one of the world’s largest private funding sources for research covering the broad spectrum of the vasculitides. With two new research grants issued in February 2019, the VF Research Program has now funded 50 research studies…...

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