Early Bird Rate for 28th NAAF Conference ends May 20th! Register Now!
It's time to register for the 28th NAAF Conference June 27-30, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri! After May 20th, the rates go up! Join us as NAAF comes to St. Louis, Missouri to make its own history and change lives. . REGISTER TODAY!
Need Information & Support? Request it Here!
If you or someone you know has been diagnosed specifically with alopecia areata, you may request information from NAAF by completing the form on this page.
The NAAF support program offers different ways to create a sense of
community amongst individuals with alopecia areata and their families.
NAAF has support groups all over the world to provide a safe,
comfortable and trusting environment. Find Support Now
our capabilities and influence have grown stronger across the board,
this past year produced an unprecedented advancement in our potential to
find new and more effective treatments through our Treatment Development Program (TDP), a seven-year program that continues through 2016.Read More>>
2012 Research Summit: Innovations in the Immunology & Clinical Science of Alopecia Areata
The Alopecia Areata Research Summit is was held on November 29 & 30, 2012.
Sponsored by the National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF), this
summit united a variety of people within and outside the field of
alopecia areata to develop research avenues in immunology and clinical
science and to advise NAAF on spending its research dollars
strategically in both areas. The National Alopecia Areata Foundation
wants to advance its immunology and clinical research as part of its
Alopecia Areata Treatment Development Program with scientific experts
around the world. You can also See a Summary of The Summit here>>>
Tortoise & Hair™ Walk at The Arch 2013 Needs You!
NAAF’s premier fundraiser, the Tortoise & Hair™, will take place at the most picturesque setting we have ever discovered—the Gateway
Arch Grounds at the 28th NAAF Conference in St. Louis on Saturday, June
29th. This 1.7-mile walk will take you right up to St. Louis’s famous
landmark, and along the mighty Mississippi. The walk is open to all.
This is your opportunity to participate in the Tortoise & Hair™ and
to help raise money from your friends and family to benefit those with
alopecia areata through NAAF. Not coming to the conference? No problem. Be a 'Virtual' Walker and raise money wherever you are! >>>
Upcoming Webinar: Nuts & Bolts of Successful Fundraising & Awareness Events
Learn the nuts and bolts of organizing and running a successful fundraising event in your community in this webinar on June 4th. Learn how to hold events and/or create awareness of alopecia areata in your local community. Presenters will include people in the NAAF Family who have held a number of successful events. The more people who know what alopecia areata is, the more it helps our cause. Presenters: Josh Lang, Laura Ralph and Gary Sherwood. Find out how to register here>>>>