Astellas Patient Advocacy

Astellas Patient Advocacy is a function within Corporate Affairs at Astellas that focuses on creating, building and maintaining third-party relationships. We serve as a conduit between Astellas and external stakeholders to help improve patient outcomes, improve access issues and address patients’ unmet needs head on.

Advocacy ‘crucial’ to future of rare disease

Advocacy ‘crucial’ to future of rare disease

As understanding of rare disease advances at an ever-increasing rate, it’ ...
NORD 2019: Supporting each other through rare disease

NORD 2019: Supporting each other through rare disease

Delegates at a meeting of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NOR ...
Building your group’s story to give supporters a place to belong

Building your group’s story to give supporters a place to belong

How can patient advocacy groups cut through the noise and make sure their m ...
Developing a cancer survivorship program for care partners: Five considerations

Developing a cancer survivorship program for care partners: Five considerations

New treatments and interventions mean more and more people are surviving ca ...
Developing a cancer survivorship program for patients: Five considerations

Developing a cancer survivorship program for patients: Five considerations

Rapid advances in our understanding and treatment of cancers mean more peop ...
Cut unhealthy behaviors to reduce cancer mortality by one third

Cut unhealthy behaviors to reduce cancer mortality by one third

Policymakers, the medical community and society at large need to come toget ...
Time to rethink the patient experience conversation

Time to rethink the patient experience conversation

Improving patient experience takes a whole system approach that blends “t ...
Solving health disparities could reduce cancer deaths 40% by 2035

Solving health disparities could reduce cancer deaths 40% by 2035

Managing risk factors while ensuring everyone has access to quality care co ...
Organizations gather for cancer natural disaster preparedness and response program

Organizations gather for cancer natural disaster preparedness and response program

Helping people with cancer cope with their disease and continue their treat ...