2 results for month: 02/2017


Precision Medicine for Me Aims to Give All US Lung Cancer Patients Access to Next-Generation Tumor Testing

Unique collaboration announces new program to tackle inequality in cancer care   “Precision medicine with personalized outcomes is the future, and getting this information and access into the hands of patients now could give them years of good living,” said patient advocate Janet Freeman-Daily   A unique consortium of patient organizations, advocates, startups, and leaders in the pharmaceutical industry today announced the launch of Precision Medicine for Me, a program dedicated to providing support to patients who want access to the best possible information and services related to precision medicine. Precision Medicine ...

Patient Empowerment Foundation partners with HIMSS to join efforts in empowering patients with technology

e-Patient Christine Bienvenu will be a Keynote speaker at HIMSS eHealth Week The Patient Empowerment Foundation (PEF) and HIMSS have signed a partnership agreement with the goal to empower patients to achieve better care with the help of technology. HIMSS is a global not-for-profit organization focused on better health through information technology (IT). Both organizations will join efforts to promote patient empowerment and to improve the visibility of their work. Patient Empowerment Foundation Board of Trustees member, Christine Bienvenu (@SuissePatiente), a breast cancer patient and social media specialist, will be a Keynote speaker at HIMSS ...