Meet the Nominees

Cheer Up Kids

I feel exchange of love cannot be limited to only Valentine's day. We need love everyday of the year.…

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The Endo The World?

Hi Everyone, My name is Claire, and I run a blog and twitter page called 'The Endo The World?' where…

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Purple Wings Charity

At Purple Wings we want to show the world that having an ostomy isn’t all that bad. Our mission is to…

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MightyCasey

Casey Quinlan covered her share of medical stories as a TV news field producer, and used healthcare as…

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Girls With Guts

Through sharing stories and experiences, Girls With Guts hopes to empower all women and girls to become…

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Cheyanne Perry @ HospitalPrincess.com

Cheyanne was diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Mast Cell Disease, Dysautonomia, and Gastroparesis…

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Personalized Cause

Personalized Cause is dedicated to raising awareness about a multitude of illnesses and causes. Our mission…

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Ashley Bergris

I started my blog in the middle of 2015 as an outlet in hopes my writing might help others in the same…

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louiseglover3

Hello world! I’m Louise - an epilepsy, and recently, mental health advocate. Now 24, I was diagnosed…

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Kendra Neilsen Myles, CHES, BCPA, RYT 200

Kendra is a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES), a Board Certified Patient Advocate (BCPA) …

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PCOS Awareness Association

Founded in 2012, PCOS Awareness Association (PCOSAA) is a volunteer based registered nonprofit organization…

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Yale 44

FROM HELL TO MEDICAL SCHOOL--- I AM A survivor/ overcome of dyslexia / PTSD / Catholic…

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Katie

While working in the corporate world, Katie noticed that when she took time to eat healthy, exercise…

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Alec Stone

As the Health Policy Director for the Oncology Nursing Society, my role is to help raise the profile…

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Medicine X

Medicine X is a program that looks at the intersection of emerging technologies and medicine with a patient…

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Wendy Station, Founder and President, Encephalitis Global

When people see me standing at the front of a group speaking, it's easy for them to assume, "she looks…

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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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Amy Pezzente

Amy Pezzente works for three nonprofit organizations where she assists people of all ages who are struggling…

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Carleen Mcguffey

Several years ago I got really sick with complications of Hepatitis-C. I spent a month in the hospital…

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Surviving Chronic Pain

Surviving Chronic Pain is a community of chronic pain patients who have come together to spread awareness…

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Spoonspirations

I'm a warrior bravely walking into the flames, err I mean, fighting POTS, EDS, hypothyroidism, trigeminal…

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Brandi CK La Perle

Film & television actress, model, published writer, public speaker and voice-over artist, Brandi CK LaPerle…

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Tracey

My journey started in 1989 with overwhelming fatigue and horrendous stomach pain. At just 25 years old…

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One Dish Cuisine Cafe, Deli & Bakery

Diagnosed w/ Celiac Disease 28 years ago and have a milk allergy. In 2010 I started One Dish Cuisine…

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Daya Devi-Doolin

Rev. Daya Devi-Doolin is a “Doctor of Thought". She and her husband Chris founded The Doolin Healing…

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MGH Diabetes Education

When you have Diabetes, life can be difficult. Managing medications, blood glucose testing, and maintaining…

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FayeWaddams

I started to advocate for women with epilepsy in pregnancy when I fell pregnant with my son back in 2014.…

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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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Julie A. Fast

I have bipolar disorder and write books to help people better manage the illness. Facebook allows me…

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