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National Vitiligo Foundation, Inc.


Contact Information

Mary McAlister Cleveland
10945 Reed Hartman Highway, Suite 216



Cincinnati,, OH 45242

513-793-6834 (Voice),

Internet Resources


Abstract

Established in 1985, the mission of the National Vitiligo Foundation, Inc. is to increase awareness and concern for vitiligo patients among the general public and the medical community. The Foundation supports scientific and clinical research on vitiligo, answers questions and distributes information pamphlets from the general public on vitiligo, makes referrals to physicians and to other families with vitiligo, and advises patients on cosmetics, sunscreens, and other products for use by those with vitiligo. The Foundation is devoted to finding new treatments, and ultimately, a cure for vitiligo. Resources include chapters, support groups, advocacy and awareness campaigns.

Publications

The Foundation distributes pamphlets on vitiligo, a Handbook for Schools, and a Handbook for Patients. Serial publication: Semi-annual newsletter

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Notes

3.20.13: Revised abstract - RY

Audit

Date Entered: 8/1/1997
Date Edited: 3/20/2013
Date Revised: 2/8/2013
Health Referral Number: HR2331
Accession Number: DP91A1020

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