VOIce For Life: Founder of MetaVivor, Dian “CJ” Corneliussen-James

“CJ” retired from the Air Force in 2003 after serving 24 years as an intelligence officer. She then continued to work for the federal government in a civilian capacity until 2007 when complications from metastatic breast cancer cut her career short. CJ’s positions included, amongst others, monitoring and analyzing Soviet satellite activity during the Cold War, supporting airlift operations for Operation JUST CAUSE in Panama and Operation DESERT STORM in Iraq, serving as the intelligence lead on the Joint Chiefs of Staff for the Somalia Conflict, and coordinating intelligence activities of 11 nations for NATO crisis intervention.

CJ is the founder of MetaVivor, Metastatic Breast Cancer Research & Support.

Voice For Life® is a survivor series produced by The Group Room and Vital Options International. This interview was filmed at the 2012 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS).

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