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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.

The Latest at GLI: October 2022

At GLI, we know that Liver Health is Public Health – which means that prevention is perhaps our greatest tool to keep livers around the world healthy. These past few months have been busy – and they have been full of international alignment around the urgency of...

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. 

Liver Cancer Won’t Wait. We Shouldn’t Either.

“You have liver cancer.” It’s a sentence that nobody wants to hear, but far too many people have heard (likely hundreds of thousands this year). Despite the prominent position that cancer has played in the public consciousness over the past 50 years, liver cancer –...

Changing A Name: More Than An Academic Exercise

People living with NASH, patients and families, whose lives and livelihoods are at risk from a liver disease few outside of a small circle of academic and clinical experts had heard of a few years ago have very practical, urgent needs: Disease education/awareness (for...

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…