Patient Advocacy and Pharma, a Win-Win Relationship

As a company, we see that every conversation and connection can have an impact. In the health space, often the most important connections are between patient advocacy groups and research organizations – one can’t succeed without the other. Research gives patients options and access to alternative care (through clinical trials or newly approved treatments), and… Continue reading Patient Advocacy and Pharma, a Win-Win Relationship

How my cancer diagnosis guided my outlet for alleviating stress

In June 2012, I was diagnosed with stage IIIc colorectal cancer, a rather uncommon diagnosis for a 19 year old female. Nearly a decade later, I can still recall the tensity in the room when the doctor delivered my results. Per my request, my mom joined me and my dad dialed in, as I had… Continue reading How my cancer diagnosis guided my outlet for alleviating stress

The Importance of Advocacy for Caregivers

Caring for a patient is a true commitment and one that often goes without recognition.  We talk a lot about amplifying the voices of patients in research, but an extension of the patient is the friend or family member that provides support.  Shouldn’t caregivers be given support as well? A lot of times caregivers may… Continue reading The Importance of Advocacy for Caregivers

Leapcure’s Advocacy Coffee Project

Patient Advocacy Group leaders are real heroes.  Some create a space for patients to process their journey, others create more awareness or fundraising.  Advocacy leaders are event planners, cheerleaders, meeting facilitators and sometimes even survivors themselves.  They sacrifice their time and energy for causes that they are fiercely passionate about. At Leapcure we’ve always worked… Continue reading Leapcure’s Advocacy Coffee Project

Damn… Did we really just save 35 years of research in 2021?

Yes, I believe we did. 🤩🤩🤩 With much of the clinical trial research world in catch up mode this past year, Leapcure was asked to help turn around a lot of research programs. Many clinical trial timelines needed rescuing to get on track and it was a tough year for maintaining stability with study staff… Continue reading Damn… Did we really just save 35 years of research in 2021?

Stepping up our Curiosity – Leapcure Core Values next step

A fascinating part of my job is guiding Leapcure’s Core Values. It’s a gift to be able to express internally and externally what decision-making ethos we put out into the world. When we first developed our Core Values it felt like something of an abstract exercise, but it’s since evolved into this beautiful and intentional… Continue reading Stepping up our Curiosity – Leapcure Core Values next step