Advocacy in Action: Focus on Research Advocacy

Vital Options presents Advocacy in Action: Focus on Research Advocacy, bringing together the influential leaders of the cancer advocacy community to address the role of research advocates in cancer clinical trial monitoring and design.

Joining Selma Schimmel, Founder and CEO of Vital Options International and host of The Group Room, as co-moderators are:  Ginny Mason, Executive Director of the Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Elda Railey and Mary Lou Smith, both co-founders of the Research Advocacy Network.

Videos in this series include:

What Is a Research Advocate?

Is Research Advocacy Right For Me?

The Role of Research Advocates in Clinical Trials

The Challenges of Research Advocates

As a Research Advocate, Am I Representing the Patient Voice?

Questions for Research Advocates from the Pharmaceutical Industry Audience Members

Tips for Talking to Newly Diagnosed Patients About Clinical Trials

Advocacy in Action: Focus on Research Advocacy at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2012 was made possible, in part, by: