About the North American Rheumatologic Dermatology Society
The NARDS mission is to promote a better understanding of and improve the treatment of the skin changes associated with rheumatologic disease and to promote further interest and training in this subdiscipline amongst future generations of dermatologists.
We intend to accomplish these goals through:
- Patient and physician education
- Physician training and career development
Our goal is to aid patients and physicians coping with the skin changes of
- Lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus and cutaneous lupus erythematosus)
- Scleroderma (morphea [localized scleroderma] and systemic sclerosis)