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Jul 28, 2015, 11:59 ET
Pop icon Cyndi Lauper joins National Psoriasis Foundation and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation to inspire people with psoriasis and bring national attention to the disease. Learn more at: www.moretopsoriasis.com.

Pop Icon Cyndi Lauper Says "I'm PsO Ready" To Talk about My Life with Psoriasis

Singer, songwriter, actress and activist Cyndi Lauper partners with National Psoriasis Foundation and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation on I'm...

Jul 25, 2015, 17:09 ET
National Psoriasis Foundation, LEO QualityCare and NFL player Jonathan Scott launch Youth Ambassador program for teens with psoriasis: www.psoriasis.org/youthambassador.

National Psoriasis Foundation, LEO QualityCare and NFL player Jonathan Scott launch Youth Ambassador Program for teens with psoriasis

 Professional football player Jonathan Scott and the National Psoriasis Foundation encourage the roughly 700,000 people under age 18 with...

Jul 24, 2015, 08:14 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation launches patient-centered research platform

 For the first time, people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis can contribute directly to the future of research into these chronic,...

Jul 15, 2015, 08:16 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation and Pfizer launch partnership for innovative grants

To increase the number of people with psoriatic disease who are effectively treating their condition and improve their quality of life, the...

Jun 22, 2015, 08:15 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation awards half a million dollars in fellowships

Eleven early-career physicians each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Dermatology Fellowship to study psoriasis...

Jun 03, 2015, 08:13 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation awards five Translational Research Grants

Five researchers each received a two-year, $200,000 grant from the National Psoriasis Foundation for their work to improve treatments for psoriasis...

Jun 02, 2015, 08:19 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation funds $600,000 in Discovery Grants

 The National Psoriasis Foundation awarded eight researchers each a one-year, $75,000 Discovery Grant to support the advancement of psoriatic...

Jun 01, 2015, 08:18 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation receives PCORI funding for patient-centered research

 The National Psoriasis Foundation received a second-year of funding from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) for its...

Mar 26, 2015, 11:28 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation backs bill to lower treatment cost

Americans with chronic diseases like psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis may be better able to afford vital medication to effectively manage their...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:18 ET

First independent U.S. psoriasis registry will track drug safety and effectiveness

People with psoriasis and their health care providers will have the opportunity to participate in research that aims to improve treatments and...

Feb 17, 2015, 08:18 ET
According to the National Psoriasis Foundation, psoriasis is the most common autoimmune disease in the country, affecting roughly 7.5 million Americans. www.psoriasis.org.

Free nationwide event educates Americans about triggers, treatments for most common autoimmune disease

If psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis affects you or someone you love, learn what makes psoriatic disease flare and how to best manage it at a free...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:18 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program comes to Dallas-Fort Worth area

If you're one of the roughly 48,000 Dallas-Fort Worth area residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory...

Oct 29, 2014, 13:04 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation launches Team NPF Cycle program on World Psoriasis Day

Cyclists with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and the people who love them now have a new way to find a cure with the National Psoriasis...

Oct 13, 2014, 09:09 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program comes to Seattle

If you're one of the roughly 28,000 Seattle metro residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory autoimmune...

Oct 08, 2014, 14:05 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program comes to San Diego

If you're one of the roughly 23,200 San Diego metro residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory autoimmune...

Sep 30, 2014, 07:43 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program comes to Boston

If you're one of the roughly 35,000 Boston metro residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory autoimmune...

Sep 23, 2014, 08:09 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program comes to New York Metro area

If you're one of the roughly 150,000 NY Metro residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory autoimmune...

Aug 20, 2014, 08:12 ET

Free psoriatic arthritis program returns to D.C. metro area

If you're one of the roughly 43,500 D.C. metro residents struggling with pain from psoriatic arthritis (PsA)—an inflammatory autoimmune...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:18 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation awards 13 psoriasis research fellowships

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis. The...

Jul 16, 2014, 08:04 ET

National Psoriasis Foundation awards more than $1 million in psoriatic disease research grants

Thirteen scientists received a total of $1.05 million in funding from the National Psoriasis Foundation for projects that aim to identify new...