January 29, 2018 0 Comments

Commissioned by the Alpha One Foundation in collaboration with COPD Support Ireland and funded by the Health Research Board, this educational film describes the genetic condition alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1 for short). People

June 27, 2014 Comments Off

 In May 2016 the HSE designated the Alpha-1 Clinical Unit at Beaumont Hospital (along with Alpha-1 Foundation Ireland) as the National Centre of Expertise for Alpha-1.Alpha-1 Foundation Ireland is based in the RCSI

June 12, 2014 Comments Off

The phrase "together we are stronger" is especially apt in the context of Alpha-1.  Alpha-1 Foundation Ireland works closely with the following organisations to advocate for Irish individuals with Alpha-1, as well as

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

The annual Alpha-1 patient meeting will be held on Saturday 10th October at 10.30am in Marino Institute of Education on Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9. All Alpha-1 patients and their families are invited to

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

The 4th International Alpha-1 Patient Congress and International Research Conference on Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency took place in Barcelona in April this year.We were privileged to be asked to attend as country delegate and

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

The Alpha One Foundation had two representatives, Josephine McGuirk and John Hannan, attending the European Alpha-1 Conference which was held in Rome in September 2007. This was a great opprtunity for Irish Alphas

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

An Irish Alpha-1 patient Orla Keane had the opportunity to attend the 3rd Alfa Europe Alliance Meeting in Prague from May 9th to 10th. (more…)

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

The Flora Women's Mini Marathon takes place on Monday 1st June 2009. This is a unique opportunity for Alphas and their families in alliance with the Patient Support Group and the Alpha One

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

Our annual Alpha-1 patient meeting for 2010 was held on the 8th of October in Marino Institute of Education on Griffith Avenue in Dublin.  It was a great success with numerous speakers, a

June 10, 2014 0 Comments

The Annual Alpha-1 Patient Conference for 2011 was a big success. Thanks to everyone that turned up on the day. The Alpha-1 Patient Support group had a successful meeting in the afternoon. They discussed

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