Phyllis Kaplan

Patient Leader

I have had Type 1 diabetes most of my life. My advocacy started at an early age, speaking out against things I felt were not correct, with how i was treated in school. My current advocacy work is around programming for adults with type 1 diabetes as there's not a lot of support out there. Until there's a cure, kids who are diagnosed with T1D grow up to be adults with T1D and outreach, events, and education should not stop.

Past Awards Participation

Fifth Annual Health Activist Awards

Nominations

Best Kept Secret

Sixth Annual WEGO Health Awards

Nominations

Patient Leader Hero Best Kept Secret
Phyllis Kaplan

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