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American Liver Foundation
New York, NY 10006
Welcome to the American Liver Foundation Greater New York Division. We are dedicated to serving the needs of the communities in the New York and Northern New Jersey region.
A professor of medicine at Mount Sinai, Dr.Douglas Dieterich specializes in treating liver diseases and sees about 2,500 patients with hepatitis each year. July 28 is World Hepatitis Day. Read More...
Volunteer Opportunities With The Greater New York Division
Join us to make a difference in the lives of those fighting against liver disease. Read More...
Education Programs we can bring to you: American Liver Foundation Core Programs
The American Liver Foundation, Greater New York Division conducts a variety of educational programs about liver health and wellness and ways to prevent, treat, and live with liver disease. Our goal is to reach into the community to work with agencies, organizations, schools and companies to provide these programs to those who would benefit from them the most. Read More...
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12:00pm, January 15th, 2015
A webinar designed for patients and loved ones involved in their care who want a better understanding of this complicated condition.
March 15th, 2015
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April 26th, 2015
The Liver Life Walk® is the national fundraising walk of the American Liver Foundation®. Join more than 30,000 people from coast-to-coast as we pound the pavement to change the face of liver health! Your participation will bring much needed awareness and financial support to the needs of millions of Americans who are battling more than 100 different types of liver disease.
May 31st, 2015
Join Us! Walk with friends, family, co-workers or as an individual to support the fight against liver disease!
by Dr. John Reinus
by Dr. Paul J. Gaglio, MD
Dr. Gaglio is Medical Director for Liver Transplantation at Montefiore-Einstein Liver Center in New York.
By Patrick Basu, MD
Dr. Basu is the Director of Hepatobiliary Services and Clinical Research, New York Hospital Queens and New York Presbyterian Health Systems.
Diet, Nutrition and Exercise
By Melissa Palmer, MD
Dr. Palmer is a hepatologist with a practice on Long Island, New York. She is a board member of the New York chapter of the American Liver Foundation, and she sits on the nutrition subcommittee of the national chapter of the American Liver Foundation.