Richard Johnson

Father and Advocate for Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Research

Richard Johnson lives in St. Johns, FL, with his wife Sarah and two children, Grace and Lucas. In the wake of his children's diagnosis with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency five years ago, Richard has devoted himself to raising awareness of and research funds for the genetic condition that often leads to liver or lung disease, in an effort to increase testing, better treatment and ultimately find a cure.

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