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Indianapolis Virtual Alpha-1 Education Day

We invite all Alphas, family members, caregivers, friends and healthcare providers, such as infusion nurses, doctors, and respiratory therapists, to attend this day-long event on the latest Alpha-1 topics. Learn about Alpha-1 lung and liver disease, new and upcoming research, and more.



Saturday, October 24th

8:30-9:30 am CT

Virtual Coffee Klatsch Social- Meet & Greet

9:30-10:30 am CT


10:30-11:00 am CT

Alpha-1 Foundation Update
Miriam O’Day, President & CEO, Alpha-1 Foundation

11:00-11:15 am CT

Patient Perspective
Sherri Clardy, RN

11:15-12:30 pm CT

Alpha-1 Lung 101 & Non-Pharmacalogical Interventions
D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director of the Alpha-1 Clinical Resource Center, University of Chicago

12:30-1:00 pm CT


1:00-1:40 pm CT

Alpha-1 Liver 101: Adult & Pediatric
Jeffrey Teckman, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Biochemistry, Associate Chair of Pediatrics for Research, Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center

1:40-2:10 pm CT

COVID-19 Update
Robert A. Sandhaus, MD, PhD, FCCP, Clinical Director, Alpha-1 Foundation

2:10-2:40 pm CT

Zoom Questions & Answers with Speakers
Miriam O’Day, Robert A. Sandhaus, MD, PhD, FCCP, Jeffrey Teckman, MD and Kyle Hogarth, MD

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