advocacy

Deborah Collyar and George Weiner; Voices on Cancer
March 7, 2019 · Deborah Collyar and George Weiner, MD
A cancer researcher and a patient advocate discuss the role of the patient experience in advancing cancer breakthroughs and provide resources for new patient advocates. Read More >>
February 5, 2019 · Florence Kurttila, MS
Survivor and advocate Florence Kurttila describes her key takeaways from the 2019 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium. Read More >>
Meg Gaines; Voices on Cancer
July 19, 2018 · Monika Sharda, ASCO staff
In this Voices on Cancer podcast interview, ovarian cancer survivor Meg Gaines shares her thoughts on becoming a successful advocate and the importance of involving patients in the health care conversation. Read More >>
June 27, 2018 · Stephanie L. Graff, MD, and Kelly Shanahan, MD
"I know too much. I don't know enough." Dr. Stephanie L. Graff interviews Dr. Kelly Shanahan, an OB/GYN living with metastatic breast cancer, about what it is like being a patient who is also a doctor. Read More >>
Annie Achee, Voices on Cancer
June 7, 2018 · Annie Achee
Annie Achee knew she had a choice: let worrying that her husband’s cancer may return take over her life or find a more productive path. Find out how becoming a cancer advocacy leader gave her control over the fear of an unknown future. Read More >>

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