@btrfly12 Christina Lizaso

Patient Leader

Christina Lizaso, known on Twitter as @btrfly12, is a community engagement professional who utilizes her background in nonprofit and volunteer management to empower patients and strengthen the patient voice. She is a CHEK2 previvor whose passion for this work has been driven by her own strong family history of cancer. Christina is the co-founder and co-moderator of the #gyncsm community for gynecologic cancer. She is a digital ambassador for the National Society of Genetic Counselors and a patient advisor for Clara Health, which empowers patients to connect with the right clinical trial. Christina also moderated the Empowered #patientchat community and chats for two and a half years.

Past Awards Participation

Fifth Annual Health Activist Awards


Advocating for Another

Sixth Annual WEGO Health Awards


Best in Show: Twitter
@btrfly12 Christina Lizaso

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