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About Us

Welcome to American Liver Foundation Heartland. We are proud to serve the patients, families, medical professionals, and communities of Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Please join our efforts to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.

Contact our office today to get connected with ALF Heartland!

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Katrina Homer
Executive Director

Mary Stenger
Events Manager

Jacquie Mengerink
Administrative Assistant

Division Board President
Traci Tigue
National Patient Advocate

Flavors Chair
Susan Royer

Giant Eagle Specialty Pharmacy

Medical Advisory Committee Chair
Mousab I. Tabbaa
, MD
North Shore Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Centers

Heartland Division Board of Directors

Talal Adhami, MD
Cleveland Clinic

Renee Bennett
Cleveland Clinic

Brigette Bevly, MPAS, PA-C
North Shore Gastroenterology & Endoscopy Centers

Mindy Craft
Patient Advocate

Meelie DebRoy, MD, FACS
University Hospitals

Fatima Fayed, PharmD
Cleveland Clinic Hillcrest Hospital

Pierre Gholam, MD
University Hospitals

Anson Hall
CVS Specialty Pharmacy

Sharyn Lowenkamp
University Hospitals

Gregory Marthe
Bayer Healthcare

Alexandra Reilly, MPA
Cleveland Clinic

Joyce Senney
Patient Advocate

Lisa Sowers, RN, BSN, RN, CPTC, CCTC

Lisa Belle, MSW, LSW
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Wanda McNeil
Patient Advocate

Don Melillo
Patient Advocate

Ravi Ravinuthula, MD
Ohio Gastroenterology & Liver Institute

Mark Riesenberg
Patient Advocate

Lynn Swartz, MSW, LSW
University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Stefanie Szarka, MSW, LSW
University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Anna Weber, RN
University of Cincinnati Medical Center

Talal Adhami, MD
National Medical Advisory Committee Representative

Jessica Angell, MSN, NP-C

Rinjal Brahmbhatt, MD

Stanley Martin Cohen, MD, FAASLD, FACG

Meelie DebRoy, MD, FACS

Reinaldo Garcia, MD

Reema Gulati, MD

Koji Hashimoto M.D., Ph.D.

Vera Hupertz, MD

Hicham Khallafi, MD

Christina Cress Lindenmeyer, MD

K. V. Narayanan Menon, MD

Charles Miller, MD

Mary Penko BSN, RN, CCTC

Julie Plescia 

Sulieman Abdal Raheem, MD

Carlos Romero-Marrero, MD, MSc

Seth Sclair, MD

Mousab Tabbaa, MD
Division Medical Advisory Committee Chair

Jamile Wakim-Fleming, MD

Kunal Yadav, MBBS, MS

Nizar Zein, MD

6133 Rockside Road, Suite 301
Independence, Ohio 44131

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