NACDD Partners Release Lupus Awareness Toolkit

Northwestern University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Illinois Public Health Association Release Toolkit for Popular Opinion Leaders to Spread Awareness of Signs and Symptoms of Lupus

 ATLANTA (May 9, 2019) – Northwestern University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Illinois Public Health Association, in conjunction with community-based collaborators in Boston and Chicago, have developed a cutting edge and comprehensive toolkit to help spread awareness and education about lupus in African-American communities.

The toolkit uses a Popular Opinion Leader (POL) approach, which identifies adult community leaders (POLs)

Written by: Scott Reid