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American Liver Foundation
67 East Madison Street
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Chicago, IL 60603
312-377-9030 Tel
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Liver Symposium - Patient/General Public Sessions
Posted on July 25th 2014
The program will open with a keynote speaker followed by a series of lectures presented by leading experts in liver disease. The program will also provide an opportunity for liver disease patients to participate in open discussions and question and answer sessions with top medical professionals.

Liver Symposium - CME/CE-Accredited Sessions for Healthcare Professionals
Posted on July 25th 2014
The Medical Advisory Committee of the American Liver Foundation's (ALF) Great Lakes Division will celebrate Liver Awareness Month by hosting their first annual Liver Symposium at the Stonegate Conference Center on October 25, 2014.

Educational Programs Initiative
Posted on March 13th 2014
The American Liver Foundation Great Lakes Division offers community-based education programs on liver health and liver disease topics.

Archived News

Hepatic Encephalopathy Webinars
Posted on April 7th 2014
< American Liver Foundation invites you to participateinthe second of a four-part series of live webinars on hepatic encephalopathy (HE) to be held Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

Breaking the Silence: Voices of Chronic Hepatitis C
Posted on August 22nd 2013
Breaking the Silence: Voices of Chronic Hepatitis C, an impactful documentary which focuses on the experiences that patients, caregivers, and providers face during their journey with hepatitis C. Sponsored by Janssen Therapeutics http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnR7Jvkqsy4

Patient Focus Group - August 27, 2013
Posted on August 16th 2013
Your opinions will help us provide the information you need! The ALF is seeking input from hepatitis C patients who have never been treated or have been treated and did not clear the virus. We are hosting a patient focus group on Tuesday, August 27, from 6:30pm-8:30pm in downtown Chicago. Light refreshments will be provided. To register, please call 312-377-9030.

2013 Academic Debates Converted to Online CME Educational Opportunity
Posted on May 7th 2013
Congratulations to ALF and the Illinois Chapter Medical Advisory Committee, Mentors and Fellows who worked so hard to make the 2013 Academic Debates such a success. We are proud to announce that the debates were so impressive that they have been certified as two CME accredited online educational activities. Visit http://www.veritasime.com/_c/vialli02/upfront.aspx to watch the debates and earn credits.

HCV Support Group Hosted by University of Chicago & ALF
Posted on December 20th 2012
With the new year comes a new Hep C Support Group in Chicago that the American Liver Foundation is forming in partnership with the University of Chicago.

Liver Health in the News
Posted on December 16th 2010
Chicago Tribune Article on Liver Health

20th Anniversary of Living Donor Liver Transplant
Posted on May 9th 2010
Please join the University of Chicago Transplantation Center for the 20th Anniversary of the first successful living donor liver transplant on Friday, October 16, 2009.

20th Anniversary of the First Living Pediatric Liver Transplant
Posted on October 5th 2009
Please join the University of Chicago Transplantation Center for the 20th Anniversary of the first successful living donor liver transplant on Friday, October 16, 2009.

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Liver Health in the News

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Great Lakes Division Newsletters

Dec 2013 GLD Newsletter

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LIFE Newsletters

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Illinois Chapter - 2007 LIFE Newsletter, Year in Review

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Illinois Chapter - Spring 2007 LIFE Newsletter

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