National Breast Cancer Coalition

Musa Mayer, MFA, MA


Overcoming Barriers to Change: Problems in the System
| May 7, 2012
Mayer provides an advocate perspective to the barriers and challenges in the breast cancer research system.

Bio:Musa Mayer, MFA, MS is a 22 year breast cancer survivor, advocate, Project LEAD® graduate and instructor, and author of many books and articles on the breast cancer experience, breast cancer medicine, science and advocacy. Serving on FDA advisory committees, developing an online course in evidence-based healthcare for advocates, and working with researchers studying brain metastasis have been some of her long-term commitments. Through her website AdvancedBC.org and the BCMETS.org online community, Musa focuses daily on helping women with metastatic breast cancer and their families understand treatment options and emerging research.