We are thrilled to announce that Jon Morley has officially joined the Race for RP team as a professional driver in our motorsports awareness program. Jon, who also coaches amateur Race for RP driver Neil Langberg with Scuderia Corsa in…
Grace Alarcon-Isla is worried about her son. When Adam was diagnosed with relapsing polychondritis three years ago, at the age of 15, his rheumatologist had taken charge and coordinated his care using a multidisciplinary approach. However, that changed when he turned 18.
When Rachel Wollan was diagnosed with relapsing polychondritis by a doctor near her home in Fairmont, Indiana, her first instinct was to take action before her appointment with a specialist a week later. “I’m a researcher,” she says. “I am…
On June 5th, Race for RP will launch its “Friends with RP” campaign, which will use patient testimonials and the power of social media to raise awareness of RP’s complex symptoms and provide financial support to facilitate treatment and research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Relapsing polychondritis, a rare autoimmune disease, becomes Illinois most searched disease on Google, further bolstering the advocacy and awareness initiatives by Race for RP and RPASF.
It was such an honor to be part of the Ed Carpenter Racing Scuderia Corsa No. 63 effort driven by Ed Jones in the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500. It was an exciting race and absolutely amazing to see…
The stage is set for this year’s “Greatest Spectacle in Racing” with Ed Carpenter Racing having record-breaking starting positions on the grid. The Race for Relapsing Polychondritis (RP) is excited and grateful that Ed Jones will drive the Ed Carpenter Racing Scuderia Corsa No. 63 Chevrolet, which is raising awareness about autoimmune diseases, which affect 50 million Americans.
RPASF creates a collaborative benchmark resource on relapsing polychondritis outlining the common symptoms, possible complications, diagnostic checkpoints, and key information to aid physicians and health care professionals as well as patients suffering from this rare autoimmune disease.
The Ed Carpenter Racing Scuderia Corsa No. 63 driven by Ed Jones carries the Race for RP logo, driving awareness about relapsing polychondritis and autoimmune disease.
Winning race car driver Kyle Marcelli to be recognized for his outstanding contribution to autoimmune disease awareness and research with AARDA, Race for RP, RPASF and the AHN Autoimmunity Institute.