22
Jun

Giving local cancer patients a voice in their care

Susan Allen is a cancer survivor…eight times over.

First diagnosed in 2004 with melanoma, she’s also battled stage 3C breast cancer, melanoma a second time, and five bouts of bladder cancer which, according to her doctors, will reoccur for the rest of her life.

You don’t face cancer and beat it that many times without learning a thing or two about yourself and what you do and don’t want when it comes to treating your disease. So when Allen was approached about being a patient advocate to raise awareness about the benefits of community oncology practices, she jumped at the chance.  Click here to read more about Susan’s experiences as a patient advocate.