For years, Sara worked in a hospital, making care possible for others. Now, after being diagnosed with breast cancer, she was the one in need of care.
Patient Advocacy Manager
Julie connects with patients and caregivers via patient advocacy groups and patient communities to help educate them on clinical research as well as to ensure their insights are embedded into every step of the clinical trial process.
She has over 25 years of personal and professional experiencing advocating for patients with. chronic diseases and 10 years working in clinical research (LabCorp) to recruit, engage and retain patients. Julie is an empathetic, strategic leader who engages with Patient Advocacy Groups, (PAGs) to improve the clinical trial experience for both patient, sponsor and CRO.
Julie graduated with honors from Ball State University, Muncie IN, with a degree in Journalism and Public Relations.