• Umbrella Walkathon for World Lupus Day 2012 Raised RM125,000

    Persatuan SLE Malaysia (PSLEM) successfully raised public awareness of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) when folks having their Sunday morning teh tarik were caught by surprise by the sight of more than 1,000 walkers with opened umbrellas weaving their way through the roads of Dataran Sunway in Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, today. PSLEM’s Walk-a-Payung event, its fifth since 2007, was flagged off by State Assemblyman for Kota Damansara Dr Nasir Hashim at Tropicana Medical Centre and saw Lupus patients, their family members and friends, and the Kota Damansara community commemorating World Lupus Day this year by coming together to raise funds for needy patients who require joint replacement and cataract operations.…