Health Activist Hero Nominees

Show Finalists Only

Julie Flygare

Julie Flygare, JD, is a leading narcolepsy spokesperson, award-winning author, and blogger diagnosed…

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Kids With Food Allergies/Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America

Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA),…

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Jacob Moore

Jacob Moore is a filmmaker, speaker & founder of NoStigmas, a global peer support network for mental…

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@JessicaGimeno

Jessica fights 5 illnesses daily: bipolar 2, myasthenia gravis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, asthma,…

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The Psych Central Show With Host Gabe Howard

My name is Gabe Howard and I'm an award-winning writer & speaker who lives with bipolar and anxiety disorders.…

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Barby Ingle

Barby is an advocate for 150 Chronic Pain Diseases | President, International Pain Foundation | Best…

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Heather

Patient and client advocacy is one of the paramount responsibilities of care. Patient engagement, ability…

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Pam Bower

Since 1994 Advocate for Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) and Ataxia. 1995-2000 Co-Founder International…

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Sara

The name Sara is pretty common so ask for the one without a rectum and you'll find me! ;-p I have Crohn…

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The Malleable Mom

My children and I have EDS. I was chronically ill and undiagnosed for 30+ years, and fell through every…

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Regina

Regina Holliday is a patient rights activist known for her advocacy murals. She founded The Walking Gallery…

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Michael Fernandez- Migraine Discussions

I'm a 24 year old terminal vasculitis, Cluster Headache, Neuropathy, Asthma, and Chronic Migraine advocate…

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Aaron Blocker

My name is Aaron, and I have Crohn's, AVN, Osteoporosis, a rare genetic disease called hypophosphatasia…

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Tiffany Westrich-Robertson

I am a patient living with RA, Sjogren's, & Axial Spondy & CEO of IFAA: International Foundation for…

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FibroColors

FibroColors is an Advocate for Fibromyalgia Awareness. We are a Fibromyalgia Community with over 72,…

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Melissa Olephant- Live Laugh Lyme

Chronic Lyme disease is often misdiagnosed & is often hard to treat. It can be confusing, painful, scary,…

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wellkiddos.com

The Well Kiddos ™ Foundation A Half Moon Bay organization led by Manuela Seitz-Hipkins, Well Kiddos…

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Dr Neal Houston

Trained to work with diverse individuals in complex situations - By listening, observing, assessing skills,…

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Steve "Remissionman" Brown

Steve has been racing marathons and triathlons for close to 30 years. He has also been living with a…

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Life without anorexia

I suffered from Anorexia , Depression, Self harm and over exercising for 5 years and spent 2 years in…

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Project HEAL

Project HEAL: Help to Eat, Accept and Live is a 501(c) not-for-profit organization in the United States…

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Teri Robert

Seventeen years ago, when I turned to the Internet for help with chronic Migraine, I had no idea how…

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Running For Lupus

About #LHandSign Lupus Awareness Campaign. Dedicated to raising awareness of Lupus. http://youtube.com…

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Pamela Sloate

Pamela's passion is raising awareness of Dystonia, the rare neurological disorder she's battled for 40…

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Kristy Long

Founder of non profit The DREAM Institute. POLSC degree from OSU & MPA from OU. 20 years with Federal…

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