Tue, Jan 18|
KRAS Kickers Meetup - Advocating & Communicating Effectively with your Health Care Team
Join us virtually to connect and learn about empowering yourself to be your own best advocate to kick cancer's KRAS! We're excited to welcome Hope Brooks who will be facilitating the discussion and providing insights and strategies for communicating effectively with your health care team.
Time & Location
Jan 18, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
About the Event
Join us in a virtual meetup to connect and learn about empowering yourself to be your own best advocate to kick cancer's KRAS!
We're excited to welcome Hope Brooks to the meetup! Hope will be facilitating the discussion and providing insights and strategies for effectively communicating with your health care team.
Learn about Hope
Hope Brooks, Senior Patient Experience Consultant, Atrium Health, MPH, Ed.S., CPXP
Hope knows health care can be confusing and she believes patients and family members deserve to understand their care. Hope helps to lead health literacy strategies at Atrium Health. She specializes in plain language writing and clear communication strategies. She is a Certified Patient Experience Professional through the Beryl Institute. She is also a fellow of the Health Literacy Leadership Institute at Tufts University School of Medicine. On a personal note, Hope is a caregiver for a loved on with lung cancer (KRAS G12C). She knows the challenges of navigating the health care system.
KRAS Kickers is a nonprofit for KRAS oncogene patients, survivors and their loved ones. We connect people to current research, resources & community to KICK Cancer's KRAS!! We bring together research, information & hope for all with a KRAS biomarker.