On fire for research and a cure!


Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies Charitable Contributions Fund

Spencer Forrest

International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery


Procter & Gamble

Advancing Innovations in Dermatology

L'Oreal Institute


CARF works with several organizations that share our mission. Several team members travel regularly to Washington, DC, to meet with legislators and leaders of partner organizations to facilitate the fulfillment of our common goals.

American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)

Coalition of Skin Diseases

Dermatology Nurses' Association

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD)

North American Hair Research Society (NAHRS)

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA)

Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID)

Women's Dermatologic Society (WDS)


When you join CARF you'll be able to access our physician referral list, join local support groups, receive newsletters, be notified about upcoming patient-doctor conferences and other pertinent information.

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CARF is the world's only voice for patients with cicatricial alopecia. We hope you will make a donation to support patients and our research to find better treatments and a cure. CARF needs your contribution and support.

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