World Lupus Day 2008

Come join us at 1 Utama Shopping Centre to celebrate World Lupus Day 2008 on Saturday, 10 May 2008, and enjoy an exhibition of entries to the ANYTHING BUTTERFLY photography contest organised by Shutter Asia with entry fees donated to Persatuan SLE Malaysia (PSLEM), as well as talks on various aspects of SLE by respected specialists in the medical profession.

The official launch of World Lupus Day Malaysia 2008 by YB Dato’ Liow Tiong Lai, Minister of Health, Malaysia, will include a cake-cutting ceremony and the reading of the World Lupus Day Proclamation.

Please confirm your participation by calling (03) 7957-7672, or sending an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , by Thursday, 8 May 2008.

The first 100 persons with SLE to arrive on 10 May will receive a Nikon umbrella, courtesy of Nikon Malaysia.

The World Lupus Day Malaysia 2008 programme will be held at 1 Utama Shopping Centre’s Community Corner on the 1st Floor, Oval Area.

Full programme here

Photography Contest to celebrate this year’s World Lupus Day in Malaysia

It will be a visual celebration for Malaysia’s World Lupus Day 2008, thanks to members of Shutter Asia who are holding a photography contest with all entry fees donated to Persatuan SLE Malaysia (PSLEM).

More information here

PSLEM opens a branch office in Penang

Persatuan SLE Malaysia’s newly opened office in Penang (PSLEM Penang) at Kompleks Masyarakat Penyayang in Jalan Utama is off to a good start thanks to the generosity of warm-hearted Penangites.

Faced with an empty office space that needed cleaning, re-painting, re-flooring, blinds for its windows, and locks for its doors, PSLEM Project Coordinator Nancy Ong turned to her friends and relatives in Penang for help.

2007 in Review: An Eventful Year!

It was an eventful year in 2007 for Persatuan SLE Malaysia as it participated in World Lupus Day on 10 May 2007, organised various forums around the country, as well as two family camps in June and September.