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Nov 25, 2014, 09:16 ET
Comedian Bob Saget will host the 10th annual New York Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine, a benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at Carolines on Broadway.

Bob Saget, Whoopi Goldberg, George Lopez and other special guests along with Top Chef Masters Bring Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine to New York on December 2

Bob Saget will host Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine, the 10th Annual New York gala to benefit the Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) on, Tues.,...

Nov 07, 2014, 16:17 ET

Scleroderma Research Foundation to Host Live Webinar on Pulmonary Fibrosis

Dr. Paul Wolters, Director of Biological Research for the Interstitial Lung Disease Program at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) will...

Aug 14, 2014, 12:40 ET

Scleroderma Research Foundation to Host Live Webinar on Diagnosis and Management of Scleroderma: A Rare Autoimmune Disease.

Dr. Francisco Boin of the Scleroderma Center at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, one of the largest scleroderma specialty clinics...

Jun 05, 2014, 14:17 ET
Scleroderma Aware. Introducing "Hard Word. Harder Disease." campaign. (PRNewsFoto/Scleroderma Foundation)

North American Agencies Partner During National Scleroderma Awareness Month To Grow "Know" Community

Some of North America's leading scleroderma advocacy and research organizations today announced they are joining forces during June's Scleroderma...

May 22, 2014, 13:11 ET

Scleroderma Research Foundation to Host Live Webinar on Complications in the Kidney

"Scleroderma in the Kidney" will provide information for patients, family members and others about renal complications caused by scleroderma, a...

May 16, 2014, 10:06 ET
Comedian Bob Saget will host the first Las Vegas Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine, a benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation on June 5, 2014 at House of Blues (PRNewsFoto/Scleroderma Research Foundation)

Bob Saget To Host Las Vegas Comedy Benefit For Scleroderma At House Of Blues With Food By Top Chef Masters

 Bob Saget will host the inaugural Las Vegas Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine, a benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF), on...

Apr 18, 2014, 14:39 ET
Comedian Bob Saget will host the 31st Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine, a benefit for the Scleroderma Research Foundation on April 23, 2014 in San Francisco. (PRNewsFoto/Scleroderma Research Foundation)

Scientists and Headlining Entertainers Unite to Find a Cure for Scleroderma

Thanks to an eclectic and unique gathering of gifted and creative minds, new treatments for a rare autoimmune disease may be just a few short years...

Dec 10, 2013, 09:15 ET

Scleroderma Research Foundation to Host Live Webinar on Gastrointestinal Complications in Scleroderma

Director of the Center for Neurogastroenterology at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is the latest expert to participate in a free...

Dec 05, 2013, 15:12 ET

Scleroderma May Be Initiated By Cancer

The Scleroderma Research Foundation today reported that researchers at The Johns Hopkins University have discovered that some cases of scleroderma...

Oct 29, 2013, 10:16 ET

Bob Saget With Top Chef Masters and Other Headlining Comedians to Help Find a Cure For Scleroderma

Actor/Comedian/Director Bob Saget will host Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine, the signature event of the Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) on...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:25 ET

Researchers Prevent and Reverse Fibrosis in a Mouse Model of Stiff Skin Syndrome; Study Shows Promise for Scleroderma

The Scleroderma Research Foundation today said that researchers at The Johns Hopkins University working in a novel mouse model of Stiff Skin...

Sep 13, 2013, 10:36 ET

Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Expert to Discuss Recent Advances in Scleroderma Treatments and Research

The Scleroderma Research Foundation with support from Gilead Sciences, MedImmune and Novartis brings the nation's top experts directly to the...

Jul 10, 2013, 09:07 ET

Experts from Johns Hopkins and Stanford to Explain Scleroderma Symptoms and Treatment Options

 America's non-profit funding leader in scleroderma research has announced two upcoming webinars providing patients and caregivers with expert...

May 16, 2013, 10:16 ET

Scleroderma Experts from Johns Hopkins, Northwestern and Stanford to Explain Symptoms and Treatment Options

The nonprofit Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) will welcome Drs. Monique Hinchcliff, Lorinda Chung and Laura Hummers as featured speakers for...

Dec 06, 2012, 09:20 ET

Harvard University Expert to Host Scleroderma Webinar: New Directions for Scleroderma Treatments: Understanding the Basis for Current Clinical Trials on December 14, 2012

The nonprofit Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) welcomes Andrew Tager, MD to present "New Directions for Scleroderma Treatments: Understanding...

Oct 26, 2012, 12:23 ET

Stanford University Expert to Host Pulmonary Hypertension Webinar for Patients and Caregivers on October 30, 2012

A Free Service Provided by the Scleroderma Research Foundation with support from Gilead Sciences and MedImmune    The...

Oct 10, 2012, 18:00 ET

Bob Saget Returns To Carolines On Broadway With Celebrity Friends For Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine To Benefit Scleroderma Research Monday, October 22

  Special Guests Include Late Night's Seth Herzog, Saturday night live's Seth Meyers, The Daily Show's John Oliver, Triumph The Insult...

Jun 12, 2012, 11:11 ET

Bob Saget: A Conversation about Scleroderma

  A Free, Live Webinar Hosted by the Scleroderma Research Foundation on June 28, 2012  The Scleroderma Research Foundation...

Apr 10, 2012, 10:18 ET

Scleroderma: A Complex Vascular Disease

A Free, Informational Webinar Hosted by the Scleroderma Research Foundation on April 25, 2012 The Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF) is...

Nov 01, 2011, 10:11 ET

Bob Saget to Host Cool Comedy - Hot Cuisine to Benefit Scleroderma Research Monday, November 7 at Carolines on Broadway

Special Guests Include Seth Meyers, Colin Quinn, Jeffrey Ross and Others Bob Saget will host Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine, the Scleroderma...