June 11, 2022-
Thank you to CSL Behring for opening day four with World-Class Professional Magician, Harrison Kramer and his truly interactive virtual event experience. He captivating the audience with a mesmerizing journey on interactive magic, humor and psychological illusions.
Thank you to our Portland in-person event physician host Dr. Alan Barker for his presentation titled “Understanding Your Alpha-1 Test Results”. Dr. Kyle Hogarth provided us with great insight during his session on “How to Advocate for Yourself as a Patient”. Dr. Robert Sandhaus gave us great advice in his presentation titled “Everyday Life as an Alpha- Tips for Daily Living”. All sessions will be available online to view until July 15th!
Thank you to Grifols and Chris Bashinelli, TV Host, National Geographic Explorer, Speaker for his keynote presentation “The Power of Human Connection”. Chris shared his experiences and travels around the world, weaving communities together to show us that the common theme that ties us all together is empathy.
A special thank you to AlphaNet and Mark Delvaux for their Platinum Sponsor presentation this afternoon.
This has been an incredible four days of education, information from key opinion leaders and networking with old friends and new. Over 1,250 participants joined from 47 states and 13 countries and more than 400 were first time attendees.
We launched our hybrid event model in a safe manner in New York City, Miami and Portland. Sessions were live-streamed from the in-person sites providing a truly interactive experience for all participants.
The 4 day agenda was packed with engagement and interaction, including 3 platinum sponsor live events, 3 awesome keynote speakers, 18 open forum question and answer breakout sessions, 3 live panel sessions and on-demand education sessions throughout the conference.
Don’t forger to visit the Alpha-1 marketplace and silent auction to purchase your annual National Conference t-shirt and other Alpha-1 merchandise. The silent auction closes tomorrow, June 12th at 5:00 pm ET. Don’t miss your chance to bid on great items and support our mission to find a cure.
Thank you to our Platinum Sponsors: AlphaNet, CSL Behring, Grifols and Takeda and Silver Sponsors: Accredo and CVS Specialty.