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ALF promotes education, advocacy, support services and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease. ALF Upper Midwest provides a wide variety of these services including information and referral, education programs, support groups, exciting fundraising events, and an array of volunteer opportunities.

Jacqueline Dominguez
National Senior Director, Engagement

For help with issues related to liver disease, please contact our Help Center by using the Live Chat feature at the bottom of your browser window or call us at (800) 465-4837 Monday through Friday 9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time or by email at

Support groups provide a place for individuals affected by a similar condition or circumstance to provide and receive support and share their experiences.

Not all support groups are facilitated by a medical professional. Some support groups are facilitated by 3rd party organizations and individuals in this region.

ALF also has identified virtual online support groups you can take advantage of by visiting this page.


Alpha Pack – Milwaukee Alpha-1 Support Group

Lynette Chadwick – Group Leader


Liver Transplant Support Group

Date: 2nd and 4th Wednesday’s of the month
Time: 11:15am-12:30pm
Location: UW-Hospital Conference Rooms
Call in option: 1-877-873-8018 Access code: 3083728

Please ask your staff/coordinator regarding meeting location for the week.

For an emailed schedule of meeting rooms or for more information, contact Teresa Legler

Parul Agarwal, MD
University of Wisconis, UW Health

Cristy Ballweg, RN
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

Larry Burgart
Hospital Pathology, Allina Health

Aaron Chevinsky
Aurora Health Care

Kimberly Daniel, MD
University of Wisconisn, UW Health

Rebecca Farago
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

Katryn Furuya
University of Wisconsin, UW Health

Moises Garcia, MD
Aurora Healthcare

Rita German, MD
University of Wisconsin, UW Health

Beth Haftglou, BSN, RN, CGRN
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD

Donald Hillebrand, MD
Unity Point, Des Moines IA

Syed Hussain, MD
Aurora Health Care, GI Associates

Jack Lake, MD
University of Minnesota

Mubeen Khan Mohammed Abdul, MD
Aurora Health Care

Arvind Murali, MD
University of Iowa

Jessica Musto, MD
University of Wisconsin, UW Health

Anupama Nookala, MD
Health Partners Specialty Center

Adnan Said, MD, MS
University of Wisconsin, UW Health

Mallory Snyder, PharmD, MPH, MS
Fairfiew Specialty Health

Achuthan Sourianarayanane, MD, MRCP
Froedtert & Medical College Of Wisconsin Gastroenterology

Dylan Stanfield, MD
University of Wisconsin, UW Health

Julie Thompson, MD
University of Minnesota

Anna Varhelyi
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital

In addition to the resources listed above in your state or district, ALF provides these resources that are available no matter where you are. Explore them now…

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