About Lupus Academy

The Lupus Academy is a long-term initiative committed to improving patient outcomes in SLE and allied diseases. By providing a highly interactive educational forum, the Lupus Academy is dedicated to sharing best clinical practice through the dissemination and discussion of cutting edge scientific and clinical research.

Lupus Academy is an independent educational initiative organised and controlled by the Lupus Academy Consortium and Steering Committee, comprising:

  • The Lupus Academy (Academic) Steering Committee consisting of the following persons (in alphabetical order):
    • Zahir Amoura, MD MSc
      Professor Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris, France
    • Ricard Cervera, MD PhD FRCP
      Head, Department of Autoimmune Diseases, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    • Andrea Doria, MD
      Professor University of Padova, Italy
    • Thomas Dörner, MD
      Professor Charite University Hospitals Berlin, Germany
    • Richard A. Furie, MD,
      Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, New York, United States
    • Bevra H. Hahn, MD
      Professor, University of California, Los Angeles, United States
    • David A. Isenberg, MD FRCP FAMS
      Professor and Academic Director of Rheumatology, University College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    • Munther A. Khamashta, MD FRCP PhD
      Director Lupus Research Unit, The Rayne Institute, St Thomas’ Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    • Roger A. Levy, MD PhD
      Adjunct Professor of Rheumatology, The State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Brazil
    • Sandra V. Navarra, MD
      Professor and Head of Rheumatology, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
    • Murray B. Urowitz, MD
      Professor, University of Toronto, Canada
    • Ronald F. van Vollenhoven, MD PhD
      Professor and Chief, Unit for Clinical Therapy Research, Inflammatory Diseases (ClinTRID), Chief, Clinical Trials Unit, Department of Rheumatology, The Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
  • AND Adevez (a foundation registered in The Netherlands: 5453891), whose registered office is at Maasdijk 409, 4264AS Veen, The Netherlands
  • AND European CME Forum (a Not-For-Profit organisation, limited by guarantee in England and Wales: 7567322) whose registered office is at the University of Manchester Innovation Centre, Arch 29 North Campus Incubator, Sackville Street, Manchester, M60 1QD, United Kingdom
  • AND Siyemi Learning (a company registered in England and Wales: 5883995) whose registered office is at the University of Manchester Innovation Centre, Arch 29 North Campus Incubator, Sackville Street, Manchester, M60 1QD, United Kingdom

Financial support is only accepted on a strictly “hands-off” basis, where the supporting companies do not have any control or influence over the planning, content, speaker selection or execution of educational activities. Support is received as educational grants, sponsorship or donations, and where used, clearly identified.

CME accreditation is sought wherever possible, the selection of the CME accreditation body being that which is most suitable and relevant to the target audience.

Mailing Address
Secretariat Lupus Academy
c/o Adevez Foundation
Maasdijk 409,
4264 AS Veen,
The Netherlands
Tel: +31 (0)416 693925

Secretariat
Maasdijk 409
4264 AS Veen
The Netherlands
Tel: +31 (0) 416 693 925
Fax: +31 (0) 842 152 249
Email: secretariat@lupus-academy.org