Press Releases

Your Story is Our Most Important Message
July 14, 2022

ALF advocates meet virtually and in-person with elected officials in their local cities and towns to share their liver stories and lend their voices to urge action.

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Rare Liver Disease Summit Seeks to Improve Patient Health Outcomes
June 28, 2022

This summit focuses on how to avoid misdiagnoses, increasing education, address stigmas, improve patient experience, and investigate how telemedicine plays a role.

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Finding a Liver Transplant is Critical for People with Liver Failure
June 6, 2022

A successful liver transplant is lifesaving for people with liver failure and there are thousands of people currently waiting to receive a liver transplant.

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1 in 4 Americans at Risk for Fatty Liver Disease but Many Remain Undiagnosed
May 20, 2022

The rise in obesity and diabetes is fueling a life-threatening disease known as fatty liver disease, that affects an estimated 100 million people, many of whom are unaware they even have it.

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Liver Patients, Families, and Medical Professionals Walk to End Liver Disease
May 3, 2022

Liver Life Walk has been a signature event of the American Liver Foundation (ALF) since 1999. It allows people affected by liver disease to come together to raise awareness and funds.

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New England Legacy Gala Honors Leaders in Biotechnology, Innovation and Philanthropy
May 3, 2022

ALF recognized individuals who made an outstanding contribution to the liver community, fields of biotechnology, medical innovation, and philanthropy at the New England Legacy Gala.

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New Resource for Families Struggling with Pediatric Liver Disease
April 29, 2022

For families struggling with pediatric liver disease, few resources and support options exist, until now.

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Hepatitis D Roundtable to Address Unmet Needs of Patients
April 21, 2022

ALF and Hepatitis B Foundation joined forces with key stakeholders concerned with identifying and addressing the unmet needs of people living with hepatitis D virus (HDV).

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ALF Marathon Runners Hit the Pavement to Fight Liver Disease
April 11, 2022

As the Boston Athletic Association’s first official charity team, ALF has a long history in Boston. Since 1988, ALF's Marathon Team has made a dramatic impact on the American Liver Foundation’s mission.

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Medical Fellows and Physicians from Across the U.S. Team Up for Annual Liver Disease Competition
March 24, 2022

Academic Debate Madness Week Begins March 28th Fairfield, NJ — March 24, 2022 — The American Liver Foundation (ALF) will host […]

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Former ALF Board Chair, Dr. James Boyer, Named Recipient of International Award
October 28, 2020

ALF's former Chairman, Dr. James Boyer, Emeritus Director, Yale Liver Center, has received the International Recognition Award from the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL).

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ALF Award Winners Receive Nobel for Hep C Discovery
October 9, 2020

Drs. Harvey Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles Rice have received the Nobel Prize in Medicine. Each were also recipients of the ALF Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award.

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