About Nevus Outreach, Inc.


Nevus Outreach deals with large congenital melanocytic nevi. Nevus Outreach is dedicated to bringing awareness, providing support, and finding cures for people affected by congenital melanocytic nevi and related disorders.

Founded in 1997 by three families of people with giant nevi, Nevus Outreach has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of people with large nevi. The Board of Directors are located throughout the USA and Canada, the Medical Advisory Committee is made up of top melanocytic nevus physicians worldwide, and the Nevus Science Group is made up of top menalocytic cell scientists and physicians worldwide.

Nevus Outreach is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation headquartered in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

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The Mission of Nevus Outreach, Inc.

Nevus Outreach is dedicated to bringing awareness, providing support, and finding cures for people affected by congenital melanocytic nevi and related disorders.  Continue Reading »



Here are a few of the projects we've undertaken. If you have an idea for a new project, please contact us, or read more about other ways to get involved with Nevus Outreach.  Continue Reading »


Supporting Scientific Research Efforts

One of the most important aspects of Nevus Outreach, Inc. is our ongoing effort to direct resources toward scientific research of Large Congenital Melanocytic Nevi. Our goal is to find a cure, and to do that we need to understand more about large nevi and what causes them.  Continue Reading »


What Nevus Outreach Does Not Do

At this point, Nevus Outreach does not help with medical expenses, research non-CMN nevi, or set up regional support groups. However, we invite you to continue to browse the site or contact us for more information about the things we do to support people with CMN.  Continue Reading »


The Nevus Outreach Staff

From 1997 to 2001, Nevus Outreach was a real "grass-roots" organization, operated completely without any staff of any kind. In 2001 the Board of Directors chose to hire professional staff with the goal of better meeting constituents' needs. The organization has grown steadily since. The Nevus Outreach staff have pledged to do their very best to serve you. Please do not hesitate to contact the staff at any time for any reason.  Continue Reading »


Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Nevus Outreach establishes governance policy and long-range vision for the organization and has oversight of the staff. The members of the board are all donors to Nevus Outreach, and share a major responsibility for both ongoing fundraising efforts and significant volunteer requirements.  Continue Reading »


The Incorporated Status of Nevus Outreach

Nevus Outreach is a non-profit corporation granted 501(c)(3) status by the United States government.  Continue Reading »


Medical Resources

Nevus Outreach, Inc., Releases Best Practice Guidelines

The Research Committee of Nevus Outreach, Inc. in conjunction with the Expert Committee has proposed a ‘Working’ model of best practices for persons born with Congenital Melanocytic Nevus (CMN). These practices reflect the…  Continue Reading »


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Nevus General Brochure (Jan18)

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