Patient Leader Hero Nominees

Show Finalists Only

Sabrina Cannella

Hi there! My name is Sabrina Cannella, I'm 22 years old from Toronto, Ontario and up until 10 years ago…

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Alison

My name is Alison and I'm behind Empowering Patients, LLC. "Advocating to clarify the healthcare world…

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Katie Brown

At age 22 I became a cancer survivor. At age 29 my dad was diagnosed with the deadliest cancer killer,…

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April "Glitter Queen"

I am a disabled woman who battles multiple chronic illnesses from Gastroparesis (an incurable illness…

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Uzma Yunus MD

Metastatic breast cancer thriver, Physician, Ford Model of Courage and Mom and Author of my forthcoming…

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Rayannes Forbes - A Graves Disease Journey

Hi, I’m Rayanne! In 2010 I was diagnosed with Graves Disease. Like many others, I discovered there was…

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Kenzie (accordingtokenz)

Kenzie is the writer and advocate behind the blog Life According to Kenz. After being diagnosed with…

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Anuradha - Fibromyalgia Awareness

There's tremendous lack of awareness about Fibromyalgia. The symptoms include 24x7 pain, hypersensitivities,…

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Amy Byer Shainman

Education-Support-Advocacy. Amy Byer Shainman (a.k.a @BRCAresponder), like Angelina Jolie, is BRCA1…

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Chronically_Emily

Hello Everyone! My name is Emily and I am a 17 year old battling multiple chronic illnesses. To help…

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Endometriosis Perth Sisterhood of Support

We are a Western Australian 'endo sister' based support network for women living in WA with Endometriosis.…

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Terry Arnold

Terry Arnold was diagnosed with Triple Negative Inflammatory Breast Cancer, (TN IBC) in her right breast…

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Parijat Deshpande

After experiencing infertility, a very high-risk pregnancy and an extremely preterm birth, Parijat made…

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TheTubeFedWife

Chanel White, aka The Tube Fed Wife, is a mid twenties blogger using social media to educate others.…

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Ellen

Ellen's 2013 Health Activist activities include: ++Nominated in 2013 by the physician's organization,…

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Katie

Katie works as a kindergarten teacher and as the president and co-founder of Life as a Zebra Foundation…

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Annie Appleseed

Diagnosed with breast cancer in Jan 1993, suffering from Multiple Chemical Sensitivity. Chose no chemotherapy,…

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Sue Hitzmann

Sue Hitzmann is the creator of the MELT Method, a simple self-treatment technique that has helped tens…

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The Great Bowel Movement

The Great Bowel Movement is a social awareness movement with the goals of empowering patients associated…

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@pcosgurl

Ashley has advocated for the PCOS Community since 2000 . Her voice has been far reaching including radio,…

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ChiToBe Wellness

Daily, the global community of "Chi-lifters" save the lives of people who feel overwhelmed to the snapping…

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The Voice of Lupus

Reeanna Erani Yogeeta Harrilal is a 33-year-old native of Trinidad and Tobago, who first started experiencing…

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Kelly Crabb - #purpleproject

im kelly (#purpleproject). i blog & run a facebook community for those living w/IBD, arthritis, autoimmune…

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Mike Hill

Filmmaker, Advocate Mike is a multi-award winning filmmaker and content creator. His passion is…

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Eric Paul Leue

I am a 28 year old, HIV negative, gay man. With the advent of PrEP and confirmation of TasPs efficacy,…

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