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Alpha-1Lung Disease and Liver Disease
Topics : Liver , Lung
What's Happening in Washington, D.C. Affecting Alphas
Speaker : O'Day, , Miriam

Miriam O'Day's, Bio:plus

Miriam O'Day manages Federal government affairs, including legislative and regulatory activities for the Alpha-1 Association and Alpha-1 Foundation. She works closely with membership organizations and coalitions including collaboration with the COPD Community. She is also responsible for Federal Legislative Affairs for the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC). She chairs the Policy Committee for the US COPD coalition, working closely with the COPD Congressional Caucus.

Exercise Makes You Look Younger
An Alpha-1 Diagnosis: Coping Positively and Family Testing

Sara Wienke, MS, CGC's, Bio:plus

Sara Wienke attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in chemistry. She obtained her Master of Science degree in Genetic Counseling at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After graduate school, Ms. Wienke moved to Charleston, SC where she has been working at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) as the Program Director of the Alpha-1 Association Genetic Counseling Program for the past year. She had previously taught undergraduate biology labs at UNCG and worked as a lab manager in Cell Biology at Duke University.





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