Kristi Donahue

Patient Leader

I was diagnosed with stage 1a melanoma in Oct of 2011 and since then have helped to spot it on multiple customers at the barber shop I work at as well as advocate in every aspect of my life . I have turned my personal facebook page into a melanoma awareness and education page which concentrates on sharing real and raw melanoma stories. I have also taken a particular interest in pediatric melanoma because despite the constant increase in numbers ,most are unaware that children get melanoma , and most stories are initially mis diagnosed often leading to a higher stage ...I have also transformed my car into a mobile melanoma mobile named Hope honoring both Warriors and Angels ,as well as facts

Location

san juan capistrano, CA

Past Awards Participation

Fifth Annual Health Activist Awards

Nominations

Health Activist Hero

Sixth Annual WEGO Health Awards

Nominations

Best in Show: Facebook
Kristi Donahue

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