Illuminations Luncheon
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Friday, October 27, 2017
10:30-11:30 a.m. Check-in and Research Showcase
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Lunch and Program 
NEW LOCATION: Sheraton Hotel, Seattle 

Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason



80+ autoimmune diseases have met their match 

Type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn's disease and many others are all autoimmune diseases that strike 1 in 15 Americans. Because autoimmune diseases are connected, so is the way we’re fighting them. Each breakthrough we make brings us one step closer to winning the fight for the 23 million Americans suffering from these lifelong, chronic diseases. Progress against one is progress against them all. BRING IT ON.

Join the fight on Friday, October 27 to hear BRI researchers reveal their breakthrough discoveries in diagnosing, treating and even preventing autoimmune diseases. Tickets and tables of ten seats are available.




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CONTACT US: Virginia Mason Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Benaroya Research Insitute (BRI). For event questions, call 206-583-6514 or email

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