Kathleen Arntsen, President and CEO from the Lupus and Allied Diseases Association and member of the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) National Coalition is a finalist in the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) Everyday Superheroes program.
The contest recognizes biotech superheroes in the patient, industry and academic communities. Kathleen garnered more than 15 nominations and 4,500 votes.
“As a focused, zealous and committed patient advocate, I am honored to be an Everyday Superhero finalist.” Kathleen said. “I commend BIO for welcoming advocates like myself with open arms to ensure that the patient perspective is included and that we are seen as equal stakeholders.”
The winners will be announced on June 15, 2015 and recognized throughout the upcoming 2015 BIO International Convention. But the LRI appreciates Kathleen’s tireless efforts in patient advocacy every day of every year!