At Bay Area Lyme Foundation, we are committed to making Lyme disease
easy to diagnose and simple to cure.
NEW DATE – Sunday, October 2nd, noon–4 pm, Menlo Circus Club, Atherton
Please join us for a delicious luncheon served under majestic oak trees, with a traditional champagne divot stomp, lively silent auction collection and fancy hat and pants competition…sure to be a delightful afternoon for all. Click here to purchase tickets.
Tick Testing Program Update
The initial response to our Free Tick Testing program far exceeded any anticipations. We sat down with Dr. Nieto, Northern Arizona University and head of this program, to talk about what he has seen in these first few months and how the program will continue to grow and evolve. Read more.
Leveraging innovative technologies from other fields of medicine to fuel new breakthroughs in Lyme and tick ecology, diagnostics, and treatments
Ensuring that dollars granted go to the projects with the greatest potential impact and results deliver on promises
Thanks to the generous support of a private donor, 100% of funds raised go directly to research and prevention programs
Providing tools and resources to help connect the innovators in the field and speed solutions to market
Ensuring accurate and reliable information is available to the public through digital, print, and social media, and community programs. Learn more.
Reported Cases of Lyme Disease
There are over 329,000 new cases of Lyme disease in the US every year and it has been reported in 49 of 50 states and 65 countries worldwide. It is one of the fastest growing infectious diseases in the US.Learn more about this infectious disease