Global Liver Institute commends Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)’s recent announcement that it will break up the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) monopoly.
Global Liver Institute
GLOBAL LIVER INSTITUTE
GLI CEO Donna R. Cryer addresses the concerns of the liver disease community about the senseless rising incidence of liver disease and liver cancers when measures to prevent, diagnose, and treat liver disease and liver cancer are available.
As part of its Liver Health is Public Health initiative, Global Liver Institute’s (GLI) recent Global State of Liver Health report has exposed alarming trends in liver disease through compiled statistics and expert perspectives.
As members of Global Liver Institute’s Liver Action Network (LAN), the undersigned organizations are proud to take part in World Obesity Day. We recognize the relationship between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), its advanced form, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), and obesity.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Global Liver Institute (GLI) today launches its 5th annual #OctoberIs4Liver education and awareness campaign, which calls attention to liver cancer – the third deadliest cancer in the world. Throughout the month, GLI will use media, social media, educational expert panels, and other events to…
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…
(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…
Washington, DC – June 8, 2022 – Global Liver Institute (GLI) calls attention to NASH by leading the 5th annual International NASH Day on June 9. The number of people with this advanced liver disease is expected to double by 2030, but #NASHday aims to prevent this growth. Join the movement…