Patient Education Courses

Education Materials for Patients with Autoimmunity

AARDA has developed a series of online educational modules targeted to autoimmune disease patients and the general public to provide basic education on autoimmunity and autoimmune diseases. You’ll find non-technical and easily understandable answers to fundamental questions regarding autoimmunity and autoimmune diseases.

This learning course gives a basic understanding of how the immune system works; explains autoimmunity and autoimmune disease, including an explanation of the cause of autoimmune disease, including genetics and environmental influences; and explains how autoimmune diseases may affect the different parts of the body.

Basic Autoimmunity

View our Rheumatic Autoimmune Diseases Module to learn important information about this category of autoimmune diseases, including symptoms, diagnoses, common tests, etc.

Rheumatic Autoimmune Diseases

Katie Simons
Katie Simons
Katie joined AARDA in September 2016 and is responsible for administrative support to the AARDA team. She also is quickly learning how to administer a Wordpress website. Katie holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration, speaks German, and enjoys volunteering for a good cause.