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  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCES SHOOT FOR A CURE 2015 EVENT MEDIA ALERT Located on 140 pristine acres in the Weldon Spring area of St. Charles County, Missouri, Strathalbyn Farms Club offers a unique private club environment for this benefit shooting event. Event registration begins at 9:00 am with a required safety meeting at 10:15 am and shotgun start at 11:00 a.m.  A country-style lunch will be served ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE 12TH ANNUAL DIAMONDS GALA – “CARNIVAL AT THE CORONADO” FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE 12TH ANNUAL DIAMONDS GALA – “CARNIVAL AT THE CORONADO” Proceeds to Benefit World-Renowned Research/Treatment Center for Liver Diseases ST. LOUIS – The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center invite the public in joining them as they celebrate the 12th Annual Diamonds Gala. This year’s event – ...
  • YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE 2ND ANNUAL “THAT 80’S PROM” When: Saturday, April 26, 2014 8:00 pm – VIP Admission 9:00 pm – Regular Admission Where: Plush St. Louis 3224 Locust Street St. Louis, Missouri Why: SAVE THE DATE! Make plans NOW to join the Young Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center at their 2nd Annual That 80s Prom! This is definitely not your high school prom! That 80s ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE Fifth Annual “Shoot for a Cure” Event   MEDIA ALERT What: Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center Fifth Annual “Shoot for a Cure” Event When: Saturday, May 11th, 2013 Beginning at 12:30 pm Where: Strathalbyn Farm Club Saint Charles, Missouri Why: SAVE THE DATE! Make plans NOW to join the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center at the Fifth Annual “Shoot for a Cure” fundraising ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE 11TH ANNUAL “DIAMONDS” GALA Proceeds to Benefit World-Renowned Research/Treatment Center for Liver Diseases ST. LOUIS – The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center invite the public in joining them as they celebrate the 11th Annual “Diamonds” Gala. This year’s event – entitled Friends shine like Diamonds – will be held from 5:30 until 11:00 pm on Saturday, November ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE DATE FOR 2013 DIAMONDS GALA MEDIA ALERT What: Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center 11th Annual “Diamonds” Gala – Friends shine like Diamonds When: Saturday, November 16, 2013 5:30 until 11:00 pm Where: The Chase Park Plaza – Khorassan Room 212 North Kingshighway St. Louis, Missouri Why: SAVE THE DATE! Make plans NOW to join the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCES NEW MEMBERS OF THEIR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ST. LOUIS, MO.: At their recent Board of Directors Annual Retreat, the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center announce that the not-for-profit organization has welcomed new board members. The five new members of the Friends Board of Directors include: Paul Azzara, a retired teacher from Saint Louis University High School, who was named the Friends’ ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS LEADERSHIP ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center have announced new leadership for the not-for-profit organization’s Board of Directors. Effective January 11, 2013, the following board members were named to positions on the Executive Board for the Friends of the Saint Louis University organization: President – Lou Ann Biermann, RN, MSN Lou Ann ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ANNOUNCE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH LAUNCH ST. LOUIS Two-Year Partnership Will Build ‘Young Friends’ Group To Support The World-Renowned Saint Louis University Liver Center ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Board of Directors for the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center announces that the not-for-profit organization has recently entered into a new two-year strategic partnership with Launch St. Louis. This two-year strategic partnership officially ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER SPARKLED AT THE 9th ANNUAL DENIM & DIAMONDS BENEFIT ST. LOUIS, MO.: It was a “dazzling” evening as the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center and their guests celebrated their 9th annual “Denim & Diamonds” event on Saturday, November 12, 2011 in the magnificent Khorassan Room at The Chase Park Plaza.  This year’s event – The Black & White Gala – raised more ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ADDS NEW MEMBERS TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center announced the expansion of their Board of Directors with the addition of new board members. The four new members of the Friends Board of Directors include Lou Ann Biermann, RN, MSN – Administrative Manager for the Saint Louis University Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology and the SLU Liver Center; ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER ELECT NEW OFFICERS FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center announce that the organization has elected new officers for their Board of Directors. The newly elected officers for the Friends Board of Directors are: Todd Aschbacher, President Todd Aschbacher has served on the Friends Board of Directors since 2009, and was most recently the Vice President of the ...
  • ST. LOUIS HOME FIRES BBQ BASH IN WILDWOOD MEDIA ADVISORY What:        St. Louis Home Fires 6th Annual BBQ Bash To Benefit The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center When:     Saturday and Sunday, September 25 & 26, 2010 • Saturday 9/25 – 9:00 am until 11:00 pm • Sunday 9/26 – 9:00 am until 3:00 pm Where:    Wildwood Towne Center West St. Louis County, Missouri Why: The Sixth Annual St. Louis Home Fires BBQ Bash – sponsored by ...
  • “ANY WAY THE WIND BLOWS” ST. LOUIS: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center invite you to learn more about incorporating green as a part of your lifestyle at the upcoming “Any Way The Wind Blows” event on Saturday, October 16, 2010, from 6:00 until 9:00 pm. The event will be hosted by John and Natalie Alberici, and will ...
  • BBQ JAM SIT IN FUNDRAISER AT STOVALL’S GROVE ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center will be rocking out to help fund life-saving research and a cure for liver diseases at their BBQ & JAM Sit-In Fundraiser. The event will take place on Saturday, April 10, 2010 from 3:00 until 7:30 pm at Stovall’s Grove, 18720 Stovall Lane in Pacific, Missouri (located off ...
  • STRATHALBYN 2010 ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center are inviting local area shooting and sporting clays enthusiasts – as well as the organization’s supporters – to join them at their Second Annual Strathalbyn Farms Club event on Saturday, May 15, 2010. Located on 120 pristine acres in the Weldon Springs area of St. ...
  • FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER PRESENTS “THE ABC’S OF LIVER DISEASE” AT SAINT LOUIS SCIENCE CENTER Continuing Education Event For School Nurses To Feature Nationally Acclaimed Speakers ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center will be presenting “The ABC’s of Liver Disease” at the Saint Louis Science Center, 5050 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri 63110 on Wednesday, January 20, 2010. The presentation is sponsored by the biopharmaceutical company Gilead ...
  • 7th ANNUAL DENIM & DIAMONDS BENEFIT “BRING ON THE BLING!” FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER TO HOST THE 7TH ANNUAL “DENIM & DIAMONDS”BENEFIT Proceeds of Gala Event to Benefit World-Renowned Research/Treatment Center ST. LOUIS, MO.: The Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center are planning a “bling-a-ding ding” celebration for their 7th annual “Denim & Diamonds” event, taking place on Saturday, September 26 from 6:30 until midnight at the Westport Sheraton Lakeside Chalet. Just as the top-ranked Saint Louis University ...
  • TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME! JULY 29, 2009 CARDINALS VS. DODGERS BASEBALL TICKETS TO BENEFIT FRIENDS OF THE SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LIVER CENTER   ST. LOUIS, MO.: Play Ball! Baseball fans are invited to join the Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center as they enjoy a night at Busch Stadium for a special fundraiser. The organization has 700 tickets available for the Cardinals vs. Dodgers baseball game on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at 7:15 pm. The tickets are $32 each (for Section 129 and ...
  • Report from the European Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (EASL) Drs. Bacon and Di Bisceglie recently attended the 43rd Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (EASL) in Milan, Italy from April 22-27, 2008. The Saint Louis University Liver Center was well represented at this meeting as Drs. Bacon and Di Bisceglie were co-authors on 7 presentations. Several bits of information ...
  • Good News for Some Hard-To-Treat Hepatitis C Patients ST. LOUIS – In a multi-center trial led by a Saint Louis University researcher, investigators found that a new combination therapy of daily consensus interferon and ribavirin helps some hepatitis C patients who have not responded to previous treatment. The findings, published in the June issue of Hepatology, offer a new option for hepatitis C patients, and ...