Nevus Outreach International Conferences


Nevus Outreach hosts an International Conference and Reunion every two years. Since the first gathering in 1998, people with a nevus, family members, psychosocial experts, and medical professionals from around the world have attended this life-changing event. These meetings offer a chance for people to forge relationships and get current medical information. Why "and Reunion?" Because many people return year after year to reconnect with old friends...and meet new the nevus family expands. 

2022 International Nevus Outreach Conference

The 2022 Nevus Outreach Conference will be held July 13-15, 2022 in Denver, Colorado. Registration is open now! You can register here:

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2012 Nevus Outreach International Conference and Reunion

More than 400 men, women and children attended the 2012 Nevus Outreach Conference and Reunion held July 4-7, 2012, at the Marriott Solana Hotel in Westlake, Texas. They journeyed from Australia, India, New Zealand, South Africa, and the Middle East; from France, Germany, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, and the UK; from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Columbia, Mexico, and across the United States.  Continue Reading »


2010 Nevus Outreach International Conference and Reunion

A record 351 attendees from eight countries gathered July 7-10, 2010 at the Marriott Solana Hotel in Westlake, Texas for the biennial International Nevus Outreach Conference, an event for people affected by Large Congenital Melanocytic Nevi. Unusually wet summer weather did not dampen spirits or hamper activities, friendships, educational opportunities, or the YMCA dance during the packed four-day event.  Continue Reading »


2008 Nevus Outreach International Conference and Reunion

The 2008 Nevus Conference, held in Fort Worth, TX, was a memorable one. It was unprecedented in so many ways.  Continue Reading »


2006 Nevus Outreach International Conference and Reunion

The 2006 conference offered opportunities to hear top scholars in the fields of Dermatology and Psychology on how to thrive with a Nevus. For those seeking information on surgical options, top surgeons have always been invited to our conferences to educate attendants about what they do. There was substantial time for one-on-ones with the doctors, and they welcomed it.  Continue Reading »


1998, 2000, 2002 & 2004 Conferences

One hundred seventy-two attendees, including sixty-eight children, filled the halls and meeting rooms of the Radisson Worthington Hotel with laughter and new and renewed friendships as the Nevus Outreach Conference 2004 got under way today.  Continue Reading »


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