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2013-07-01 08:28:05

Nearly half a million dollars given to physicians working to cure psoriatic diseases PORTLAND, Ore., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $40,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The National Psoriasis Foundation Amgen Medical Dermatology Fellowships aims to increase the number of scientists studying and treating psoriatic diseases by encouraging promising doctors to...

2013-02-12 12:23:09

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) led collaborative efforts among clinical, biomedical and public health experts to develop the first-ever public health agenda for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, giving federal recognition to millions of Americans living with these diseases. A short article on the agenda was released online today in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine, highlighting the gaps in psoriatic...

2012-05-15 10:24:41

Record number of grants and dollars given to study psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis PORTLAND, Ore., May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty-six scientists have received a total of $2.06 million in grants from the National Psoriasis Foundation to study psoriasis--the most common autoimmune disease in the country, affecting as many as 7.5 million Americans--and psoriatic arthritis, an inflammatory joint and tendon disease. (Photo:...