Geoff Carr Fellowship

Lupus Ontario Annual Research Campaign 2021/2022

Help us reach our campaign goal!

This year we have set a campaign goal of raising $75,000. With your support, we have accomplished a great deal and have helped to improve the lives of lupus patients in Ontario and around the world. We hope that you will support us in continuing this critical work. 

Sponsorship opportunities are also available, please email mwhittick@lupusontario.org for more details.

With your help, Lupus Ontario hopes to someday find a way to live Life Without Lupus

Your Donation to Research Supports the Following:

*NEW* Lupus Ontario Anne Matheson Biobank

Lupus Ontario has made an annual commitment of $50,000/year for three years to fund the start up and first two years of operation of a lupus biobank at the McMaster Lupus Clinic in Hamilton.

Lupus Samples biobank
Geoff Carr

Lupus Ontario Geoff Carr Research Fellowship

One of our most important initiatives is the annual Lupus Ontario Geoff Carr Lupus Research Fellowship. This Fellowship has trained 30 Fellows in best practices in diagnosing and treating lupus. The education received by these Fellows is changing the quality of life and outcomes for lupus patients.

Meet our Fellows!

Lupus Ontario has been funding the annual Geoff Carr Lupus Research Fellowship since 1990, training over 30 rheumatologists to become experts in diagnosing and treating lupus. Get to know the fellows and learn how the Fellowship has made an impact! 

Our Accomplishments

Lupus Ontario is proud of our accomplishments in supporting lupus research over the past 43 years.  Some of our major contributions include: 

  • Led by our founder Honey Agar, we raised over a million dollars for the start-up of the Lupus Databank at Toronto Western Hospital.  
  • Funding the annual Geoff Carr Lupus Reasearch Fellowship since 1990.  This fellowship has trained over 30 rheumatologist at an Ontario Lupus Clinic to become experts in diagnosing and treating lupus.  
  • Supporting accredited Lupus Clinics across the province by providing funding for research

Help us WALK towards a cure for lupus!

Support the Walk for Lupus Ontario and help us a raise funds for lupus research!