RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Hajime Yoshifuji, MD, PhD

Meet Dr. Hajime Yoshifuji, a rheumatologist at Kyoto University. He works in the Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology and has diagnosed and treated more than thirty patients with relapsing…

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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…

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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…

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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.…

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RP Research Scientist Spotlight: Jun Shimizu, MD, PhD

Meet Dr. Jun Shimuzu, MD, PhD, who specializes in internal medicine and immunology at the St. Marianna University School of Medicine. His research focuses on the epidemiology and immunology of…

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Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation Joins the Vasculitis COVID-19 Patient Project

The Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation, the Vasculitis Foundation (VF), and the Vasculitis Patient Powered Research Network (VPPRN) have teamed up with partners in the Autoimmune Research Collaborative (ARC) to launch a…

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Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation and Race for RP Featured in AHN Autoimmunity Institute Annual Report

We are honored to support the important work being done at the AHN Autoimmunity Institute, which is advancing the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and cure of all autoimmune diseases through collaborative…

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Laurent Arnaud, Relapsing Polychondritis: 2020 highlights

Please watch Dr. Arnaud’s excellent presentation on novelties about the diagnosis and therapeutic management of relapsing polychondritis, from the April 23rd 2020 webinar hosted by ERN ReCONNET.

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Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation and Race for RP Support Researchers’ Efforts to Develop Classification Patient-Reported Symptoms Survey

Collecting this data will advance the goal of standardizing definitions of RP to create uniform groups of patients with key shared features for clinical research and may also provide context…

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Race for RP and the Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation Host International RP Research Network Meeting

The RP Foundation and Race for RP were most pleased to facilitate the IRPRN meeting and look forward to supporting future collaborative meetings that benefit the RP and autoimmune disease…

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