“RP The Ride of My Life”
This powerful documentary about Nancy and her family’s journey through many years of struggling with painful and debilitating symptoms with an unknown cause, eventually being diagnosed with an extremely rare autoimmune disease, Relapsing Polychondritis (“RP”), and ultimately finding the strength and courage to persevere with a purpose to raise awareness about RP, help others in diagnosis and support, and advance research efforts about this and other autoimmune diseases in pursuit of treatments and cures.
The Race for RP and the RP Foundation and were most pleased to facilitate the IRPRN meeting and look forward to supporting future collaborative meetings that benefit the RP and autoimmune disease communities.
We are pleased to announce that the patient perspective submission by Nancy Linn, Founder of Race for RP, was selected by the American College of Rheumatology / Association of Rheumatology Professionals (ACR/ARP) Abstract Selection Committee for presentation at the 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting, to be held in Atlanta, GA, November 9-13, 2019.
Race for RP in conjunction with the Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation was pleased to be the Event Sponsor of the Friends of Patients at the NIH 2019 Friends’ Night Out. It was an evening dedicated to the partnership of patients, doctors and researchers to find lifesaving cures that benefit us all.
We look forward to seeing you take the green flag at the final IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge race at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta this Friday, October 11, 2019 at 1:25pm ET live on IMSA.TV
We are pleased to announce that the Symposium Exploring Autoimmune Diseases, presented by Race for RP and Northern Michigan University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, was an overwhelming success.