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Healthcare Advocacy and Social Media Expert

Staten Island, NY


Encourages awareness and utilizes social media to help educate patients, providers, physicians, pharma, and key healthcare stakeholders on health, the e-patient movement, participatory medicine, healthcare social media, and lupus. Community manager for more than five successful social media outlets.

AVAILABILITY: 10-20 hours/week

Industry Experience
Healthcare - Advocacy Healthcare - Online Communities
Areas Of Expertise
Consumer Engagement Consumer Insights Digital Marketing Event Planner Influencer Marketing Online Moderation Peer Support Product & App Testing Product Development Program Development Project Management Social Media Social Networking Strategy
Health Perspective
Patient Caregiver Advocate
Health Conditions
Anxiety Autoimmune Diseases Chronic Illness Depression Fibromyalgia Lupus
President & CEO at LupusChat
May 2012 – Present

Online social community of people managing life with lupus.

Awareness Committee Member of S.L.E. Young Leadership Board at S.L.E. Lupus Foundation
July 2011 – 2015

Leading the Awareness division on a board of 20+ individuals primarily focused on providing Lupus resources and programs in the tri-state area with the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation. Community Manager for all SLE YLB social media accounts. Coordinated the annual 'Night for the Fight' gala in 2012.

Certificate, Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
City University of New York - Herbert H. Lehman Co...
New York, NY, United States

Associates, Marine Sciences
University of Tampa
Tampa, FL, United States

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