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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.
Thank you to everyone that contributed to make the 2014 Walk Season a success!
Donations are still being accepted.
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...
Wednesday, July 30th at 12 Noon ET
The presentation will feature a panel of interdisciplinary experts that will answer pressing questions and concerns about Hepatic Encephalopathy. Participants are encouraged to ask questions, and will have the chance to do so when registering for the webinar.
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6:00pm, September 23rd, 2014
Join us to honor our 2014 Champions of Excellence – physicians, donors, patients and volunteers who are changing the course of liver disease.
November 2nd, 2014
It's not too early to start thinking about the 2014 TCS NYC Marathon!
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.