Other Breast Cancer Experts
In addition to our Medical Advisory Board members, Living Beyond Breast Cancer is fortunate to have many other breast cancer experts who donate their time and energy to serve as speakers, reviewers, advocates and expert resources.
Rebecca Trupp, RN, OCN, CBPN-IC is co-founder and vice president of The National Coalition of Oncology Nurse Navigators.
Carolyn Vachani is an oncology advanced practice nurse at the University of Pennsylvania’s Abramson Cancer Center.
Linda T. Vahdat, MD, is associate professor of clinical medicine and director of the breast cancer research program at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Her research interests include peripheral neuropathy, new medicines and conducting clinical trials in breast cancer.
Catherine Van Poznak, MD, is assistant professor in the department of internal medicine division on hematology/oncology at the University of Michigan She specializes in bone-related health in women with a history of breast cancer.
Kala Visvanathan, MBBS, FRACP, MHS, is an associate professor of epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and an associate professor of oncology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
Jamie Von Roenn, MD, is a professor of medicine at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a medical oncologist and expert in palliative medicine.
Rodney N., Warner, Esq., is the project attorney for the Law & Health Initiative for Cancer Survivors.
Faith Weintraub, ANP, is an adult nurse practitioner at the Center for Cancer and Hematologic Disease in Cherry Hill, NJ.
Dr. Weiss is founder and president of Breastcancer.org and co-author of the new books, Living Well Beyond Breast Cancer and Taking Care of Your "Girls": A Breast Health Guide for Girls, Teens and In-Betweens. She is founder of Living Beyond Breast Cancer and director of breast radiation oncology and breast health outreach at Lankenau Hospital.
Dr. Welch is chair and professor of cancer biology, founding director of the department of cancer biology, and director for the National Foundation for Cancer Research Center for Metastasis Research at The University of Kansas School of Medicine.