Partnerships

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 those affected by lung disease and rare diseases:

  • The Medical Research Charities Group (MRCG)
  • Irish Platform for Patient Organisations, Science and Industry (IPPOSI)
  • The Irish Thoracic Society (ITS
  • COPD Support Ireland (www.copd.ie)
  • Irish Donor Network (IDN)
  • The Irish Lung Health Alliance
  • European Organisation for Rare Diseases (EURORDIS)
  • Department of Health and Children (click here for speech by the Minister for Health at the opening of the Alpha One Suite in 2004)
  • The Health Service Executive (HSE)
  • The Alpha-1 Foundation (USA)