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RP Advocate Spotlight: Michael Linn, Director / Vice Chair, Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation

Do you want to share your gratitude for the amazing things people are doing to advance the cause of RP research? Likes, shares, and comments go a long way to help the RP community...

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RP Advocate Spotlight: David Bammert, Director / President, Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation

Do you have a friend or loved one suffering from RP? Dave Bammert, a Director and President of the Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation and Race for RP, knows firsthand what that is like....

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RP Advocate Spotlight: Nancy Linn, Director / Chair, Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation

Race for RP’s founder, Nancy Linn, has been a catalyst of change in the community! She is a champion for facilitating research working to uncover the underlying cause and develop better treatments for RP....

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RP Advocate Spotlight: Gonnie Imeson, Director / Chair, Canadian Society for Relapsing Polychondritis (CSRP)

The Canadian Society for Relapsing Polychondritis (CSRP) is an incredible partner in our mission to overcome RP....

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Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation Announces a Powerhouse Healthcare Coalition with the University of Pennsylvania and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium (VCRC)

The Relapsing Polychondritis (RP) Foundation has announced a generous gift to establish the Penn Relapsing Polychondritis Fund, which will support a unique partnership between the University of Pennsylvania RP Program and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) sponsored Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium (VCRC)....

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RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Emily Rose, BS

Emily Rose is a medical student who is working tirelessly to research relapsing polychondritis (RP). Her work is helping to categorize RP in a more accurate way. This research draws information from all over the world and will provide the basis for clinical trials....

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RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Ömer Karadağ, MD

As a professor at Hacettepe University, a leading university in Turkey, Dr. Ömer Karadağ is well-versed in relapsing polychondritis (RP) and is a crucial part of our international group of supporters....

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RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Ora B. Gewurz-Singer, MD

Dr. Singer is a physician scientist at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  As a rheumatology specialist with a practice that includes RP patients, she is an excellent advocate and we are grateful for her support....

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RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Keith A. Sikora, MD

Working with the National Institutes of Health as a pediatric rheumatologist, Dr. Keith A. Sikora gets to see every pediatric patient with RP who walks through the NIH clinic doors. He’s truly on the front lines when it comes to relapsing polychondritis....

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