Courtney's experience as a first time mom was not what she expected. But thanks to a strong support system, Courtney is now a strong advocate for her daughter, Sadie, and the 100 million Americans affected by liver disease.
This competition showcases posters and a brief video created by early career healthcare professionals from across the country on six areas of liver educational focus.
Meet Justin Chiu – proud member of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community and the West Coast Co-Chair of ALF’s Young Leadership Council (YLC).
Stacey became involved with ALF after attending a caregivers’ program at the hospital where her partner, Zach was diagnosed with end stage liver disease.
“Twenty-five years ago, while I was pregnant with my daughter, I turned yellow. Doctors told me my jaundice would get better after I delivered my daughter. That did not happen.” Read Danae’s story about living with an undiagnosed liver disease.
On behalf of nearly 100 million Americans affected by liver disease, we applaud the reintroduction of the Living Donor Protection Act of 2023.
ALF will become the first liver organization to join AST’s Living Donor Circle of Excellence and become a strategic partner.
Meet Melissa Sanchez – a dedicated volunteer and passionate advocate for the American Liver Foundation (ALF). Melissa said, “I advocate in memory of my grandmother, Aira Sanchez, who bravely battled end stage liver disease from 2012-2014.
Read how this year’s marathon is extra special for two marathoners running for their dad who will receive a life-saving liver transplant!
Meet David Rodriguez, living donor liver transplant recipient and ALF Advocacy Ambassador.
April is Donate Life Month and American Liver Foundation (ALF) is encouraging everyone to learn how to become or find a living organ donor.
Darryl found his niche in life but then liver disease took control and he needed a lifesaving transplant.