Entries by Christine Bienvenu

An Oncologist’s Perspective on Clinical Trials

(Editor’s note: This article is in 2 parts. This is Part 1 (go here to read Part 2) and consists of an interview of Dr. Anita Wolfer, Senior Oncologist and Head of Unit in Oncological Research, Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV). The interview was conducted by the “Indomitable” Christine Bienvenu, breast cancer patient, avid patient advocate […]

A European Patient Advocate Speaks Out

(Editor’s Note: Christine Bienvenu is on the Board of Trustees of our sister organization in Switzerland, the Patient Empowerment Foundation) ePatient Advocacy In hindsight, I can honestly say that my ePatient advocacy started in 2008, when my eldest son was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome. With Switzerland rather behind (at the time) in its knowledge about […]