Health Activist Hero Nominees

Rebecca Lombardo

Hello! I’m 46 years old and have been married for 18 years. When I was 19, I was diagnosed with bipolar…

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Melissa Adams VanHouten

After being diagnosed with gastroparesis in February of 2014, I became a passionate advocate for those…

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Katie Brown

Katie Brown became a cancer survivor at the age of 22. In 2002, she became a cancer caregiver and a…

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Amy Byer Shainman

AMY BYER SHAINMAN, also known as BRCA Responder, is a patient advocate who provides support and education…

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Suzanne

I was a Medical/Educational ASL Interpreter & in ’02, I was in a catastrophic car accident. I suffered…

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