November 1-2, 2019

Connecting liver patients and family members with the information, skills, and opportunities that they need to effectively advocate for liver health.

Together, we can collaborate as a force that ensures that liver disease has its proper place on the global public health agenda.


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Sample Agenda

Sessions were led by expert physicians, policymakers, and communicators:

Day 1

The essentials:

  • The Patient Voice in Health & Healthcare Advocacy

  • Liver Language - Terms and Terminology You Need to Know

  • Key Trends and Issues in the Healthcare Ecosystem

  • The Power of Advocacy Organizations

  • Developing an Advocacy Resume

  • Identifying and Cultivating your own Personal Advocacy Strengths

  • Stories from Advanced Liver Health Advocates

  • Connecting and Networking with Expert Advocates

Day 2

  • Media Training

  • The Power of Advocacy

  • Translating Your Experience into Action

  • Empowering Patients: Making Healthcare Decisions

  • Turning Caregiving into Activism

  • Personalized Advocacy Plan Development & Presentations

Continued Engagement

Make an impact:

  • Network with Academy faculty

  • Receive email updates about “Open Advocacy Opportunities”

  • Participate in the Global Liver Health Advocate Network, an organized advocate community

  • Return to A3 as a peer mentor

  • Gain access to the A3 Alumni portal with exclusive resources and presentations


Become part of the Class of 2019!

Thank you for your interest in applying to GLI’s Advanced Advocacy Academy, class of 2019! A3 will meet this year on November 1-2, 2019 in Washington D.C. 

Once you submit the application, we will be in touch in the coming weeks to learn more about you and your liver journey. If a friend, family member, or acquaintance has a connection to liver disease, please invite them to apply for A3 2019 as well.

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A3 Application Form

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