- Edited the Bulletin from 1987 until its redesign as the magazine Psoriasis Advance in 2003
- Developed fundraising and outreach tools
- Played a major role in creating the first world conference of the International Federation of Psoriasis Associations in 2006
- Developed our first patient education program
- Created our first sustained support group program for patients
- Supervised the first physician outreach program, providing patient education booklets for dermatology offices
- Set up our first website in 1996 (working with volunteer Edward Reiss)
Other stories in our Women's History Month series:
Women and psoriatic disesae
Women have many considerations and unique concerns when it comes to their psoriatic disease. Visit NPF's resource page to learn more about how to treat your psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
Driving discovery, creating community
For more than 50 years, we’ve been driving efforts to cure psoriatic disease and improve the lives of those affected. But there’s still plenty to do! Learn how you can help our advocacy team shape the laws and policies that affect people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis – in your state and across the country. Help us raise funds to support research by joining Team NPF, where you can walk, run, cycle, play bingo or create your own fundraising event. If you or someone you love needs free, personalized support for living a healthier life with psoriatic disease, contact our Patient Navigation Center. And keep the National Psoriasis Foundation going strong by making a donation today. Together, we will find a cure.