The Patient Advocacy Advisory Board will provide the patient perspective to the Society of Nuclear Medicine; advise the Society on the development of educational programs and materials which advance patients’ understanding and knowledge of the role of molecular imaging and nuclear medicine in both the diagnostic and therapeutic settings; and advise the Society on public policies which impact nuclear medicine and molecular imaging and assist the Society in educating relevant audiences.
Dorothy McGrath (Chair), Colorectal Cancer Alliance
Jeri Francoeur (Vice Chair), Susan G. Komen For The Cure
Stephen Schwartz (Past Chair), Lymphoma Research Foundation
Mike Crosby, Veterans Prostate Cancer Awareness Inc.
Amy Friedrich-Karnik, MPP, WomenHeart, The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
Josh Mailman, MBA, NorCal CarciNET Community
Christopher Weber, PhD, Alzheimer's Association
Theresa Wickerham, ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.
Outreach Committee Co-Chairs
Bital Savir-Baruch, MD, Loyola University Medical Center
Chadwick Wright, MD, PhD, The Ohio State University