President’s Rally Address at the NBCC 2012 Annual Advocate Summit | May 5, 2012
NBCC President Fran Visco shares the accomplishments of year one of Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®; and provides a look ahead to the challenges of year two.
Bio:: Fran Visco, JD is a more than 20 year breast cancer survivor, the first president of NBCC, and a member of its Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Visco was a partner in a Philadelphia law firm before leaving law to focus on NBCC work. In 1993, President Clinton appointed her as one of three members of the President’s Cancer Panel, and she was the first consumer to chair the Integration Panel of the DOD Breast Cancer Research Program. She co-chaired the National Cancer Policy Board. She has testified before Congressional committees and lectures throughout the United States and internationally on the politics of breast cancer, women’s health advocacy issues and Breast Cancer Deadline 2020®.