Alison

Patient Leader

My name is Alison and I'm behind Empowering Patients, LLC. "Advocating to clarify the healthcare world with you." I have multiple autoimmune diseases, as well as work to help others with their own health condition(s).

Location

Cincinnati, OH

Finalist

Geek Health Activist Best in Show: Twitter

This group has been a lifesaver for me many many times.  — Katryna

She's hella knowledgeable about everything Crohn's and Healthcare! A great person and a great advocate.  — Brady

Their facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/ibdjourney/ has inspired hundreds of people with Chrons and Colitis to keep fighting and not give up. It is the alternative to CCFA that patients have been looking for for years; a close knit community of people caring for each other.  — Will

Throughout her own personal illnesses she gives of herself to assist others with their health issues.  — Ellen

apart from her being a reason i advocate, alison has been a role model for nearly anyone in the autoimmune & IBD community. she dedicates her time to lift others , speak up for themselves & supports others in every single social media platform. ive never heard her complain, only trek on encouraging & empowering others, living out her mission daily.

This ostomy group is a safe place to ask questions and receive support from its members. Someone is always willing to help you. The page is a vast wealth of information, and I have learned so much from this group.

Alison

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