Jack Whelan

Patient Leader

Jack is an active Research & Legislative Advocate, a strong supporter of the development of Precision Medicines and participating in Clinical Trials. He is currently managing a rare incurable blood cancer and more recently an aggressive metastatic prostate cancer. None of the standard-of-care options have worked for Jack so he is now receiving a novel molecular level radioactive therapy from Germany for which he is very hopeful. Jack chose to become an active Advocate as a way to become more educated and engaged with his own care while sharing his personal experiences with other patients, biopharmaceutical firms and speaking at global life sciences conferences. Advocacy Saves Lives

Location

Andover, MA

Past Awards Participation

Sixth Annual WEGO Health Awards

Nominations

Patient Leader Hero

Finalist

Healthcare Collaborator: Patient

Fifth Annual Health Activist Awards

Nominations

Health Activist Hero
Jack Whelan

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