To find a cure for pemphigus and pemphigoid.
Find a doctor
Looking for a doctor who knows how to treat pemphigus or pemphigoid? Find qualified medical and dental professionals in your area. Search our map and filter by specialty.Find a doctor
Ask a coach
The IPPF’s Peer Health Coaches (PHC) are pemphigus and pemphigoid patients who help more than 1,200 patients and caregivers each year. These specially trained PHCs reduce patient anxiety and uncertainty while providing unbiased disease and treatment knowledge. You can find our PHCs engaging the community through social media, emails, phone calls, and in-person support. The goal of our PHC program is to ensure we help every person who needs assistance in the shortest amount of time possible.Ask a coach
Clinical Trials and Research
Find out about current clinical trials related to P/P and how to determine if they’re right for you.y NORD and the US FDA, the IPPF Natural History…
Natural History Study
Sponsored by NORD and the US FDA, the IPPF Natural History Study collects patient data for analysis in research studies.The more data we can collect, the better the information we can give to researchers. This leads to better treatments, earlier diagnosis, and one day – A CURE!
Grants and Publications
Learn more about research grants and publications sponsored by the IPPF.
The IPPF hosts periodic international symposia to bring together pemphigus and pemphigoid patients, clinicians, researchers, and industry partners to focus on ongoing or future clinical trials and their underlying science.
Advocacy and Awareness
The IPPF develops relationships with congressional representatives and other support organizations in order to advocate for favorable state and federal legislation, research funding, and policies or regulations that benefit our community at large.Learn more about advocacy
Our Awareness Program seeks to accelerate diagnosis times by conducting outreach to the dental and medical communities. We focus on the importance of obtaining a correct biopsy for undiagnosed patients, which is the first step toward improving patient quality of life.Biopsies Save Lives
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IPPF Virtual Patient Education Conference
Creating a Brighter Future Together Oct 2 – Oct 4, 2020
Monday, February 17, 2020
Cabaletta Bio Announces FDA Orphan Drug Designation for DSG3- CAART for the Treatment of Pemphigus Vulgaris
Cabaletta Bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of engineered T cell therapies for patients…Read more
Friday, October 4, 2019
Cabaletta Bio Receives IND Clearance from FDA to Initiate First Clinical Trial of DSG3-CAART in Patients with Mucosal Pemphigus Vulgaris
Cabaletta Bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of engineered T cell therapies for the…Read more
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