The Canadian Liver Foundation has signed a number of long-term international partnership agreements with various partners. The partners are committed to sharing and exchanging programs, ideas and strategies and looking for innovative ways to work collaboratively with the overall goal of reducing the impact and incidence of liver disease globally.
Through collaborative agreements with liver organizations around the world, the Canadian Liver Foundation aims to provide comprehensive liver information, tools and resources from Canada and internationally with our partners.
For further information on the agreements with the organizations listed below, or on the process for establishing a bilateral partnership with the Canadian Liver Foundation, please contact:
Gary A. Fagan, President
Canadian Liver Foundation
Suite 801 – 3100 Steeles Avenue East
Markham, Ontario L3R 8T3
Tel: 416.491.3353 ext. 4900
Below is a list of all organizations that have a bilateral partnership agreement with the Canadian Liver Foundation, in alphabetical order by country:
XINHUA HOSPITAL/SHANGHAI JAIO TONG
UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Xin Hua Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, established in 1958 after the founding of New China in 1949, is a modern comprehensive teaching hospital, integrating functions of providing medical care, serving as an educational base and conducting scientific researches. It has been awarded seven times the title of “Model Unit" of Shanghai, three times the title of “National Advanced Collective“ and was granted the title of Class A Hospital at the Tertiary Level(the highest class) in 1993 and honored as Children-friendly Hospital in 1995.
ASSOCIATION MALADIES FOIE ENFANTS
AMFE was created in October 2009 by parents of children living with liver disease. This association aims to raise funds for pediatrice liver disease research, including biliary atresia. The funds may also be used for social activities to help families cope with the illness of their child.
LIVER FOUNDATION, WEST BENGAL
Liver Foundation, West Bengal, is a voluntary, non-government organization (NGO) registered under the Societies Act 1961. It was founded on June 30, 2006 by a group of health professionals and social activists. Its primary objective is to take the benefits of the advances of medical sciences to the socio-economically backward sections of India.
TAIWAN LIVER RESEARCH FOUNDATION
The foundation is a non-profitable legal organization whose purpose is to improve the prevention, treatment and research of liver diseases.
BRITISH LIVER TRUST
The British Liver Trust is the leading liver charity in the UK for all adult liver conditions. The Trust works to pioneer liver health and reduce the impact of liver disease through awareness, care and research.
CHILDREN'S LIVER DISEASE FOUNDATION
Formed in 1980, Children's Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF) is a unique national charity dedicated to fighting all liver diseases of childhood.
Based in Birmingham, CLDF is: