Stephanie Zimmerman

Patient Leader

At 44 years of age, I am a 36 years survivor of Ewing's Sarcoma and a 6 & 1/2 survivors of heart transplantation which was necessitated by the very radiation and chemotherapy that cured my childhood cancer. Prior to transplant, I was a PNP in late effects education. myHeart, yourHands (MHYH) is a passion project established by Judy Bode and myself in November 2011 with a 3-prong mission: 1) to educate & equip survivors, healthcare providers, and medical and nursing educators re: late effects of cancer treatment a short documentary film entitled Resilient 2) to execute educate & equip educational campaign using twitter as our primary platform 3) to promote organ donor registration

Past Awards Participation

Second Annual Health Activist Awards


Best Kept Secret

Fourth Annual Health Activist Awards


Advocating for Another
Stephanie Zimmerman

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