Andrea Conners

Andrea Conners is Programs Director for the Patient Empowerment Network.  Patient Empowerment Network’s mission is to fortify cancer patients and care partners with knowledge and tools to boost their confidence, put them in control of their healthcare journey, and assist them with receiving the best, most personalized care available. For more information, please visit powerfulpatients.org

How to develop materials with health literacy in mind

How to develop materials with health literacy in mind

Providing evidence-based health information is in the DNA of patient advoca ...
Building the path to patient empowerment

Building the path to patient empowerment

The importance of shared decision making is well documented – but how do ...
The power of collaboration: Partnering with other patient advocacy groups

The power of collaboration: Partnering with other patient advocacy groups

Everyone in the healthcare sector is working towards a common aim – helpi ...
Digital Sherpas guiding older patients to health literacy

Digital Sherpas guiding older patients to health literacy

A simple idea to enhance technology skills is having a massive impact on a ...
Reflections from an advocate: ASCO 2017

Reflections from an advocate: ASCO 2017

Every year the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) brings together ...