Education Days

Education Day

The Alpha-1 National Education Day Series provides access to current medical information and resources for Alphas and their families and are held in a variety of regions in the US.

Click on one of the cities below to see more information and to register to attend. All Education Days are free for patients and attendees.

2015 Education Days

April 18th - Nashville, TNplus

The Nashville Alpha-1 Education Day presentations will be available in our E-Education Library soon. 

May 30th - Sioux Falls, SDplus

Click here to view the agenda and invitation for the Sioux Falls Alpha-1 Education Day. To register to attend the Sioux Falls Alpha-1 Education Day, contact the Alpha-1 Foundation at 800-521-3025 ext 323 or click here. Please register by May 26, 2015.


 Hotel Reservations 
To make hotel reservations, please contact the Holiday Inn City Centre at 1 (605) 339-2000. Group rate is $102 plus tax. Reservations must be made by May 15, 2015 to guarantee rate. The booking code is Alpha-1 Foundation.

September 19th - Cleveland, OHplus

The agenda for this Education Day is currently in development. Please check back soon for more information!

November 7th - Orlando, FLplus

The agenda for this Education Day is currently in development. Please check back soon for more information!


AARC Accreditation

These Education Day learning activities have been approved by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) for 6 hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE).


Oxygen Travel Fund

The Alpha-1 Foundation's Oxygen Travel Fund provides oxygen and equipment for Alphas in financial need to travel to Alpha-1 educational events. To apply, call 877-228-7321 ext 251 with at least 30 days notice.


View Past Education Day Presentations

Missed an Education Day or unable to attend one? No worries! We have recorded and posted past presentations from our events.

Please visit our E-Education section to view videos of past Education Days and National Conferences.


Sponsorship and Exhibiting Opportunities

For more information about sponsoring or exhibiting at an Education Day, contact Alexis Artiles at 1-877-228-7321 Ext 331 or email