The National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF),
headquartered in San Rafael, CA, supports research to find a cure or acceptable
treatment for alopecia areata, supports those with the disease, and educates
the public about alopecia areata. NAAF is governed by a volunteer Board of
Directors and a prestigious Scientific Advisory Council. Founded in 1981, NAAF
is widely regarded as the largest, most influential and most representative
foundation associated with alopecia areata.