Edmonton & Northern Alberta

Special Events



Give'r for Liver is the Canadian Liver Foundation (Alberta Region) marathon and half marathon program dedicated to raising funds for liver health research, education and awareness programs. It is an opportunity to challenge yourself and experience the exhilaration of crossing the finish line. You will not only be completing a personal goal, but you will have contributed to the ultimate goal of a "world without liver disease".  Build motivation and enhance personal fitness with a great exercise program, travel to exciting marathon destinations and build lasting friendships - all while making a difference in the lives of those touched by liver disease.  1 in 4 Canadians - men, women and children - may be affected by liver disease.

2017 Give'r for Liver destinations include:


Montreal, Quebec
Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon or Marathon 
Sunday, September 24, 2017 – Register Now

Thank you to all supporters who participated at our Calgary, Honolulu and Seattle destinations.

Fundraising goals vary depending on destination. Airfare costs are the responsibility of the participant.

For more information on Give'r for Liver, please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.


 

Please join us on Saturday November 4th for our 2017 LIVERight Health Forum in Edmonton.

For information regarding sponsorship please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.

The LIVERight Health Forum is a FREE educational event for people who are living with liver disease, their family and care-givers; and those who are at-risk of liver disease.

Seating is limited. Register now to secure your spot.

The LIVERight Health Forum will be held on: 

Saturday, November 4, 2017:
Registration/ Coffee - 9:00 AM
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (light lunch provided at noon)
Edmonton Clinic Health Academy at the University of Alberta.

Speakers and topics include the following:

Dr. Lorne Tyrrell - Moderator
Dr. Mang Ma - Fatty Liver Disease
Dr. Andrew Mason - PBC/PSC
Dr. Diana Mager - Nutrition and the Liver
Dr. Jason Yap - “Fatty Liver in Children – Not Only a Growing Problem”.
Dr. Michael Houghton - Hepatitis C Vaccine
Dr. Steve Shafran - Hepatitis C Elimination
Dr. Amir Landi - Biomarkers of autoimmune liver disease
Dr. Norm Kneteman - Liver Transplants
Dr. Lori West - CNTRP Update

(speakers and topics subject to change without notice)





Thank you to all our Alberta Strolls participants, we hope to see you again next year

Edmonton – TBD

Red Deer – TBD

Calgary – TBD


For information regarding sponsorship please contact Debralee at debralee@liver.ca or call (403) 276-3390 or 1 (800) 557-5516.

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