Entries by Kara Rayburn

Lung Leavin’ Day

Interview With Cameron Von St James, husband of Heather Von St James, survivor advocate for the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance and founder of Lung Leavin’ Day Kara: Describe what Lung Leavin’ Day […]

Live Your Life, Every Day

At the Prostate Cancer Town Meeting, William Baun, wellness expert and prostate cancer patient advocate, talks about his journey from diagnosis through treatment, clinical trials and living and coping with […]

Persevering Through Clinical Trials

Andrew Schorr talks with patient advocate, Voncille “Peppe” Fryou about her journey with cancer and clinical trials. She begins by explaining that after 10 years without an accurate diagnosis, Peppe finally […]

Healing vs. Curing

Healing vs. Curing from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, and […]

Combatting Cochexia and Appetite Changes

Combatting Cochexia and Appetite Changes from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, […]

Symptoms of Lung Cancer

Symptoms of Lung Cancer from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, […]

The Patient Experience

The Patient Experience from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, and […]

Supportive vs. Palliative Care

Supportive vs. Palliative Care from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, […]

The Emotional Side of Cancer

The Emotional Side of Cancer from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, […]

Communicating With Your Healthcare Team

Communicating With Your Healthcare Team from Patient Empowerment Network on Vimeo. Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, […]

Edward Leigh’s 366 Top Tips

After a decade of work and personal experiences, Ed created the educational tool – Engaging Your Patients 2016 Calendar. In this calendar, there is a tip-a-day to connect, interview and […]

Social Media in Hematology

Interview With Dr. Laura C. Michaelis (@lauracmichaelis), MD Clinician and Clinical Researcher at the Medical College of Wisconsin In an interview with Dr. Laura Michaelis, she discusses how social media can […]

Real Stories of Lung Cancer

Real patient experiences shared privately at www.TreatmentDiaries.com. Read more, share if you like or join in the conversation. Making sure you feel less alone navigating a cancer diagnosis is important. […]

Barriers to Clinical Trial Accrual

Interview With Dr. Michael Thompson (@MTMDPhD), Medical Director, Early Phase Cancer Research Program, University of Wisconsin 9 1/2-year CLL patient Carol Preston interviews Dr. Michael Thompson about some of the […]