Our Partners

American Academy of Dermatology

The American Academy of Dermatology: Promoting leadership in dermatology and excellence in patient care through education, research and advocacy. For more information on the American Academy of Dermatology, visit their website or call 866.503.SKIN (7546).

Canadian Skin Patient Alliance

Founded in 2007, the Canadian Skin Patient Alliance provides education, information, an online supportive community, and opportunities to create and join local support groups for all Canadian skin patients. The CSPA also provides physicians and researchers access to patients and their concerns regarding skin disease. For more information on the Canadian Skin Patient Alliance, visit their website or call 613.224.4266.

CancerCare

CancerCare helps individuals and families better cope with and manage the emotional and practical challenges arising from cancer. Our services–for patients, survivors, loved ones, caregivers, and the bereaved–include counseling and support groups, educational publications and workshops, and financial assistance. All of our services are provided by professional oncology social workers and are offered completely free of charge. To speak directly with a CancerCare social worker, call 1.800.813.HOPE (4673).

Caring Voices Coalition

Caring Voice Coalition, a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit, charitable organization, is dedicated to improving the lives of patients with chronic illnesses. We accomplish our mission by offering outreach services that provide financial, emotional and educational support.

Coalition of Skin Diseases

The Coalition of Skin Diseases advocates on behalf of individuals with skin disease. The CSD supports basic scientific and clinical research, fosters physician and patient education, generates awareness of skin diseases, and unifies member organizations through the sharing of mutual concerns.

Genetic Alliance

Genetic Alliance, a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization, engages individuals, families, and communities to transform health. Genetic Alliance is resolute that people come first. We partner with individuals and communities to transform health systems to respond to what people most need. We convene powerful networks, deliver actionable information, build intuitive tools, and drive policy decisions.

International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations

The International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations (IADPO) is a non-profit organization made up of skin patient associations from around the world. IADPO works with skin patient associations so that their campaigns for improved medical care, greater public understanding and increased research will improve the lives of people who live with skin disease and reach a wider audience.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary nonprofit health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services. For more information on The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, visit their website or phone 800.955.4572.

Lymphoma Coalition

The Lymphoma Coalition is a global network of worldwide not for profit lymphoma patient organizations with a vision to free the world of lymphomas. The coalition is made up of 56 member organizations from 40 countries.

The Lymphoma Coalitions's mission is: to raise awareness of lymphomas; to improve the understanding of lymphomas; to ensure best practice management of lymphomas; and to encourage the creation of new lymphoma patient groups in countries where one does not presently exist.

Lymphoma Canada

Lymphoma Canada is a charitable not-for-profit organization that provides information on new treatments and research as well as support for patient education workshops and seminars to help people understand and manage their cancer. The Foundation supports lymphoma-specific research through the creation of fellowships as well as providing community-based resources to help people learn about and cope with their cancer. For more information on the Lymphoma Foundation Canada, visit their website or phone 866.659.5556.

Lymphoma Research Foundation

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about this type of cancer. LRF’s mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease. For more information on the LRF, visit their website or call the LRF National Headquarters at 212.349.2910.

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) is one of 27 Institutes and Centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the nation’s premier biomedical research agency. Established in 1986, the NIAMS supports research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases; the training of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research; and the dissemination of information on research progress in these diseases.

National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. NCI leads, conducts, and supports cancer research across the nation to advance scientific knowledge and help all people live longer, healthier lives.

National Organization for Rare Disorders

NORD, a 501(c)(3) organization, is a patient advocacy organization dedicated to individuals with rare diseases and the organizations that serve them. NORD, along with its more than 260 patient organization members, is committed to the identification, treatment, and cure of rare disorders through programs of education, advocacy, research, and patient services.