Meet the Finalists

Julie Flygare

Julie Flygare, JD, is a leading narcolepsy spokesperson, award-winning author, and blogger diagnosed…

Learn more about Julie Flygare


Sharon Coyle-Saeed

My name is Sharon and I am just so honored to be nominated for this award! I am the CEO and founder of…

Learn more about Sharon Coyle-Saeed


Kelli Dunham

I am a Brooklyn-based RN and stand up comic and author of seven books of humorous health related nonfiction.…

Learn more about Kelli Dunham


Kati

My name is Kati Morton and I am a MFTI who specializes in mental health. My video series "Healthy Mind,…

Learn more about Kati


Mitch Sturgeon

Before my diagnosis I was living the dream. I enjoyed a variety of physical activities such as golf,…

Learn more about Mitch Sturgeon


Cambridge BioMarketing

Cambridge BioMarketing is a rare disease and specialty communications agency, blending medical insights…

Learn more about Cambridge BioMarketing


Nichole Klute Rushton

I want to bring adrenal diseases and patient's struggles to the forefront of medical awareness to improve…

Learn more about Nichole Klute Rushton


Kristal

As an advocate chronicling my experiences with the chronic pain/symptoms of Fibromyalgia, I work tirelessly…

Learn more about Kristal


Personal Connected Health Alliance

The Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHAlliance) aims to make health and wellness an effortless part…

Learn more about Personal Connected Health Alliance


Action For Adrenal Awareness

Our team knows what it means to live with this rare, invisible and sometimes fatal disease-Addison's…

Learn more about Action For Adrenal Awareness


Matt Pappas

I am a Blogger, Podcaster, Author, and Advocate for Survivors of Abuse. I started Surviving My Past as…

Learn more about Matt Pappas


The #BCSM Community

The Breast Cancer Social Media (BCSM) community began with a simple question – could the power of social…

Learn more about The #BCSM Community


Kathy

In the summer of 1998, after carefully weighing all my options with my doctor, I was admitted to the…

Learn more about Kathy


Jack Whelan

Jack is an active Research & Legislative Advocate, a strong supporter of the development of Precision…

Learn more about Jack Whelan


Marla Murasko

I am an extremely passionate Down Syndrome Parent Influencer spreading awareness for Down Syndrome &…

Learn more about Marla Murasko


The Psych Central Show With Host Gabe Howard

My name is Gabe Howard and I'm an award-winning writer & speaker who lives with bipolar and anxiety disorders.…

Learn more about The Psych Central Show With Host Gabe Howard


Dave Head

“I am a humorous, courageous, honest man who encourages, supports & loves others by being vulnerable…

Learn more about Dave Head


IlanaJacqueline

Let’s Feel Better was created to share tips, advice and personal stories about my experiences dealing…

Learn more about IlanaJacqueline


Erin, InsideOut Ostomy Life

I was diagnosed with UC in 2006 and lost my large colon in 2007, Twelve surgeries and three years later…

Learn more about Erin, InsideOut Ostomy Life


Simon Stones

I'm Simon - a 23 year old living with arthritis, Crohn's disease and fibromyalgia. My own experiences…

Learn more about Simon Stones


Lisa Cypers Kamen

Broadcasting consciously crafted brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Lisa mindfully curates…

Learn more about Lisa Cypers Kamen


Amy Lee Fisher | @chronically.ams

Hey! I'm Amy and I suffer from some very serious illnesses including HKPP, Gastroparesis and POTS two…

Learn more about Amy Lee Fisher | @chronically.ams


Sabrina Cannella

Hi there! My name is Sabrina Cannella, I'm 22 years old from Toronto, Ontario and up until 10 years ago…

Learn more about Sabrina Cannella


International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory Arthritis

WE ARE AN INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION FOR AUTOIMMUNE & AUTOINFLAMMATORY DISEASES WITH ARTHRITIS AS A MAJOR…

Learn more about International Foundation for Autoimmune & Autoinflammatory Arthritis


Tom Kindlon

I have Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.)* since February 1989, when I was just 16. I wasn't diagnosed…

Learn more about Tom Kindlon


Alison

My name is Alison and I'm behind Empowering Patients, LLC. "Advocating to clarify the healthcare world…

Learn more about Alison