The Alliance for Lupus Research with Brenda Blackmon
The Alliance for Lupus Research is the world's largest private funder of lupus research, committing almost $100M to date. The aim is to find better treatments and ultimately prevent and cure systemic lupus by supporting bio-medical research. PIX11 is a proud 2016 media sponsor. Brenda Blackmon is the founder of “The Kelly Fund for Lupus, Inc.” an organization she created in 2008 after her daughter Kelly was diagnosed with lupus in 2003. The nonprofit organization is dedicated to supporting those affected by lupus, educating the public, and helping to find a cure.