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GLOBAL LIVER INSTITUTE

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Obstetric and Neonatal Professionals Must Work More Closely with Pregnant People to Identify Liver Diseases Early

Obstetric and Neonatal Professionals Must Work More Closely with Pregnant People to Identify Liver Diseases Early

(Washington D.C., February 1, 2023) – Global Liver Institute (GLI) launches its third annual #RareAware campaign today to raise awareness of and build resources for liver health challenges to maternal and neonatal well-being through a series of webinars, storytimes, and social media outreach. Liver diseases such as (spell out) ICP and BA can complicate a pregnancy or endanger a newborn’s earliest days, in the worst cases threatening the lives of baby and mother alike.

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Global Liver Institute Announces New Leadership of the Liver Action Network

Global Liver Institute Announces New Leadership of the Liver Action Network

In 2021, Global Liver Institute (GLI) launched the Liver Action Network (LAN) to better synchronize engagement across the liver advocacy community and to meet the needs of a rapidly growing cadre of liver health advocates. The LAN operates as a first-of-its-kind network that provides community member organizations a central structure for the formulation of collective health policy and programmatic solutions.

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If We Do Not Prevent Liver Disease Now, the World Will Face Devastating Loss of Both Life and Financial Resources

If We Do Not Prevent Liver Disease Now, the World Will Face Devastating Loss of Both Life and Financial Resources

Global Liver Institute (GLI), the premier patient-led liver health nonprofit operating globally, announces the launch of its Global State of Liver Health report as part of its Liver Health is Public Health (LHPH) initiative. Through compiled statistics and expert perspectives, the report paints a preliminary picture of the key issues in liver health worldwide as well as the unique challenges faced by communities in specific regions before providing recommendations for the future.

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Global Liver Institute Recognized as a Healthy People 2030 Champion

Global Liver Institute Recognized as a Healthy People 2030 Champion

Global Liver Institute (GLI), the premier patient-led liver health nonprofit operating worldwide, announces that the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has recognized the organization as a Healthy People 2030 Champion. 

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Global Liver Institute Congratulates Dr. Monica Bertagnolli for Imminent Appointment as Director of the National Cancer Institute

Global Liver Institute Congratulates Dr. Monica Bertagnolli for Imminent Appointment as Director of the National Cancer Institute

Washington, DC – August 12, 2022 – As leaders in the liver cancers community, Global Liver Institute (GLI) proudly supports President Biden’s selection of Monica Bertagnolli, MD, to be appointed as the Director of the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Bertagnolli is the first woman to serve as chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology at Brigham and…

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The Embassy of Italy Joins Global Liver Institute to commemorate International NASH Day

The Embassy of Italy Joins Global Liver Institute to commemorate International NASH Day

(Washington, DC – June 14, 2022) – The Embassy of Italy, in collaboration with Global Liver Institute (GLI), will host an event on June 14 entitled “From Progress in the Control of Viral Hepatitis to the Rising Epidemic of NASH” for the occasion of International NASH Day, a liver health awareness campaign led annually by GLI in June. The event will feature a scientific presentation highlighting the bilateral…

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Global Liver Institute Launches Its Liver Health Is Public Health Initiative

Global Liver Institute Launches Its Liver Health Is Public Health Initiative

(Washington, D.C., March 30, 2022) – Global Liver Institute (GLI), a patient-led liver health nonprofit operating globally, today announced the launch of its global Liver Health is Public Health (LHPH) initiative with a special feature in the 2022 Your Liver supplement in the Guardian. Liver conditions continue to be misunderstood, mischaracterized, and stigmatized, resulting in under-diagnosis, under-treatment, and unnecessarily…

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