Alpha1 Events

Columbus, OH Alphas Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Mar 28 2015,12:30pm
Event End Date:
Mar 28 2015,03:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Columbus, OH Alphas Support Group Meeting


will be held on Saturday, March 28th from 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm at Worthington Public Library, 820 High St, Worthington, OH 43085, (614) 807-2626


Allen Russell, twelve year liver transplantee and author of

'Heroes of My Transplant'

will speak on being a liver affected Alpha, the transplant process and more~


Lunch will be provided


For more information or to RSVP by March 23rd to Support Group Leader,

Mary Adkins at (614) 266-6696 or email madkins621@gmail.com or

Bonnie Pace at (740) 641-5779 or email: bonnie.pace01@gmail.com

Idaho Alpha-1 Community Outreach Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Mar 30 2015,06:30pm
Event End Date:
Mar 30 2015,08:30pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Idaho Alpha-1 Community Outreach Support Group Meeting


will be held on Monday, March 30th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center, 520 South Eagle Road, Meridian, ID, (208) 706-5000


Our speaker will be Jeffrey Teckman, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center and

Alpha-1 Foundation Clinical Resource Center Physician.

'Hear the latest about the Liver Trials for Alpha-1 Kids and Adults'


Dinner will be provided


For more information, directions and to RSVP by March 15th contact

Support Group Leader,

Larry Angell at (208) 870-6958 or email: SantaAngell@me.com

West Virginia Better Together Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 04 2015,01:00pm
Event End Date:
Apr 04 2015,03:30pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

West Virginia Better Together Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting


will be held on Saturday, April 4th from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm at Ryan's Restaurant, 195 Greasy Ridge Road, Princeton, WV 24740, (304) 487-0580


Allen Russell, twelve year liver transplantee and author of

'Heroes of My Transplant'

will speak on being a liver affected Alpha, the transplant process and more~


Lunch will be provided


For more information and to RSVP by March 21st contact Support Group Leader,

Linda Mullin at (304) 376-3915 or email at lrmullin@hotmail.com

Alphazonies Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 08 2015,11:00am
Event End Date:
Apr 08 2015,02:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Alphazonies Support Group Meeting


will be held on Wednesday, April 8th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at

the Scottsdale Senior Center in Room 7,

1700 North Granite Reef Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85257, (480) 312-1700


Andy Blackledge, Customer Relations Specialist with

Accredo Specialty Pharmacy will present:

'Traveling with Alpha-1'


Lunch will be provided by Accredo


For more information or to RSVP by April 7th please contact

Support Group Leaders,

Karen Bennington at (480) 349-6323 or email: alphazonies@cox.net or

Lisa Lambert at (480) 391-9917 or email: lisalambert29@hotmail.com

Alpha Pack – Milwaukee Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 09 2015,06:00pm
Event End Date:
Apr 09 2015,09:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Alpha Pack – Milwaukee Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting


will be held on Thursday, April 9th from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm at the

Community Conference Center, Room 2, 8700 W. Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa, WI 53226


Our topic will be

'Gentle Yoga and More'

Presented by Gale Vela, RYT, RRC, Independent Yoga Instructor


Hosted by the Alpha Pack

Food and Refreshments will be served


Alphas, family and caregivers are always welcomed


For more information and to RSVP by April 6th contact the

Alpha Pack at (920) 395-5062 or email: thealphapack.org@gmail.com

Massachusetts Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 09 2015,07:00pm
Event End Date:
Apr 09 2015,09:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Massachusetts Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting


will be held on Thursday, April 9th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Wingate Nursing Home, 589 Highland Avenue, Needham, MA 02494


Our speaker will be Nina DalPozzal, RN, MSN, CCTC from Massachusetts General Hospital Transplant Team. She will present an overview of

'Pre & Post Transplant Care'


Dinner will be provided


For more information or to RSVP by April 7th contact Support Group Leader,

Sheila Favazza at 978-468-7704 or 978-979-0051 or by email at slfavazza@yahoo.com

Dakotaland Alphas Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 11 2015,11:00am
Event End Date:
Apr 11 2015,01:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Dakotaland Alphas Support Group Meeting


will be held on Saturday, April 11th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Independent Medical Arts Building, 6709 South Minnesota Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57108


Speaker and Topic to be announced


Lunch will be provided


For more information or to RSVP by April 8th contac

Support Group Leaders at (320) 769-2395

 

Denise Fuller at: dfulleremail@gmail.com

 

or Lyle Schutte at: schuttl@frontiernet.net

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Chicagoland Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 11 2015,11:00am
Event End Date:
Apr 11 2015,02:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Chicagoland Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting


will be held on Saturday, April 11th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Wood Dale Public Library, 520 North Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale, IL 60191, (630) 766-6762


Shawn Alleman, RRT, will be speaking on:

'Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs)'


Lunch will be provided


Please bring your family, caregivers and/or medical professionals


For more information or to RSVP by April 8th contact

Support Group Leader,

Dawn Bailey (708) 774-3529 or email chicagoalphas@live.com

Central Virginia (Richmond) Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 11 2015,11:30am
Event End Date:
Apr 11 2015,02:00pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Central Virginia (Richmond) Alpha-1 Support Group Meeting


will be held on Saturday, April 11th from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm at St. Mary's Hospital Education Center, Room 159, 5801 Bremo Road, Richmond, VA 23226, (804) 285-2011


Meredith Olszewski, PharmD, Lead Pharmacist – ID TRC with Accredo. She will be joining us by SKYPE. Please have any questions ready for her and if you want to have them answered, you can submit them to Charlotte Mattison via email.


Lunch will be provided and served at 12 noon


For more information or to RSVP by April 4th contact Support Group Leaders,

Charlotte Mattison at (804) 883-5984 or email at lottie7746@gmail.com or

Pam VanScoy at (540) 379-2026 or email at pamvs2000@yahoo.com

Connecticut Nutmeggers Support Group Meeting

Event date:
Apr 11 2015,12:00pm
Event End Date:
Apr 11 2015,02:30pm
Capacity:
Unlimited

Connecticut Nutmeggers Support Group Meeting


will be held Saturday, April 11th from 12:00 pm to 2:30 pm at Hospital for Special Care, 2150 Corbin Avenue, New Britain, CT 06053


 Elyse Carroll BS, RRT, AE-C, Respiratory Disease Manager,

 Hospital for Special Care will discuss:

 

‘COPD Disease Management’


Lunch will be provided


As always family or any other support people are always welcome.


For more information and to RSVP by April 8th contact Support Group Leader,

Faithe Petty at (860) 537-2668 or (860) 608-1833 or email at srpchief@sbcglobal.net