Drew Saelens

Drew Saelens is the Vice President of Government Affairs and Patient Advocacy at ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer. In this role, he leads ZERO’s fight for increased prostate cancer research funding, access to early detection and screening, and other public policies that help men and families battle prostate cancer.  Drew’s background is in health policy and reimbursement consulting. He also secured funding to reduce patients’ financial toxicity associated with high out of pocket requirements while leading the development team at the largest copayment assistance foundation in the country.  He holds Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The University of Richmond and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Government from The John Hopkins University.

ZERO — The End of Prostate Cancer is the leading national nonprofit with the mission to end prostate cancer. ZERO advances research, improves the lives of men and families, and inspires action. We’re building Generation ZERO, the first generation of men free from prostate cancer, through our national run/walk series, education and patient support programs, and grassroots advocacy. ZERO is a 501(c)(3) philanthropic organization, accredited by the Better Business Bureau, with regional chapters across the country. We dedicate 94 cents of every dollar to research and programs. For more information, visit www.zerocancer.org.

 

Managing the practical side of prostate cancer

Managing the practical side of prostate cancer

A diagnosis of cancer is hard to deal with for anyone. Questions arise abou ...