The award recognizes Merrill’s exceptional contributions to the field in her nearly 30 years as a lupus physician and researcher.
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Three OMRF scientists were recognized for excellence at this year’s American College of Rheumatology meeting.
OMRF scientist Christopher Lessard received a five-year grant to identify genes associated with Sjögren’s syndrome.
OMRF is recruiting those who have or who think they may have Sjögren’s syndrome to participate in new research studies and a clinical trial.
According to the Lupus Foundation of America, more than 1.5 million Americans suffer from the disease.