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.

Event helps Astellas staff understand the patient and caregiver journey

Event helps Astellas staff understand the patient and caregiver journey

The power of stories was given center stage at an Astellas event designed t ...
Cancer survivors and their caregivers need more support

Cancer survivors and their caregivers need more support

Cancer survivors are living longer than ever after their diagnosis, necessi ...
Astellas staff learn from personal caregiver experiences

Astellas staff learn from personal caregiver experiences

Poor health doesn’t occur in a vacuum – a diagnosis can turn loved ones ...
Personal stories highlight patient and caregiver needs at Astellas Patient and Caregiver Event

Personal stories highlight patient and caregiver needs at Astellas Patient and Caregiver Event

Three Astellas employees shared their personal stories of facing illness, a ...
2018 in review: a year in patient advocacy

2018 in review: a year in patient advocacy

Raising awareness and helping to change the law, ensuring people can access ...
Health disparities holding back cancer care revolution

Health disparities holding back cancer care revolution

There has never been a more exciting time in the cancer field, but health d ...
Research rundown: genetic test could be effective relapse predictor in myelodysplastic syndrome

Research rundown: genetic test could be effective relapse predictor in myelodysplastic syndrome

The claim A genetic test carried out 30 days after stem cell transplantatio ...
More than 1,100 new cancer treatments in development reports PhRMA

More than 1,100 new cancer treatments in development reports PhRMA

Cancer deaths have dropped by 26% since the 1990s, in large part thanks to ...
Advocacy groups join forces to provide digital health education for cancer patients

Advocacy groups join forces to provide digital health education for cancer patients

As the saying goes, there’s no point reinventing the wheel – which is w ...