Presentations

2021

  • Presenter, "Best Practices for Early Engagement with ICER (and other HTA bodies)," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

  • Panelist, "Should I Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?," American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA) Autoimmune Newscast

2020

  • Panelist, "Challenges in Communicating Uncertainty and Benefit/Risk," Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC)

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Sharing Scientifically Sound Info During COVID-19," Clara Health Advocate Training Webinar 

  • Panelist, "Managing Stress & Promoting Well-Being in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic," AARDA National Webinar

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Leadership Retreat (postponed due to COVID-19) 

  • Plenary Panelist, "What Does it Mean to be an Advocacy Champion?," Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Leadership Retreat (postponed due to COVID-19)

2019

  • Panelist, "Working Together to Improve the Patient Journey," MIT NEWDIGS Design Lab

  • Keynote Speaker, MIT NEWDIGS Design Lab 

  • Panelist, Perspectives on Step therapy, Massachusetts Legislature “Fail First” Policy Breakfast

  • Presenter, "ICER 101: Get Engaged for the Arthritis Review," Patients Rising Webinar

  • Presenter, "Stepping Over the Line: The Burden of Step Therapy on Patients," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

2018

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Can Patient-Centeredness and Cost-Effectiveness Coexist?," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Platinum Ambassador Assembly

2017

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

    Presenter, New England Comparative Effectiveness Public Advisory Council (CEPAC) Public Meeting

  • Presenter, "The Power of Social Media," Arthritis Foundation Advocate Webinar Series

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Summit

2016

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Making Your Advocacy Impact on Social Media," Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Summit

2015

  • Presenter, "Telling Your Story: Making an Impact on Legislators and Beyond," Arthritis Foundation Advocate Webinar Series

  • Presenter, "Telling Our Story Through Ambassadors," Arthritis Foundation Annual Meeting

  • Keynote Speaker, Baxalta Pharmaceuticals Walk to Cure Arthritis Team Kickoff

Presentations

2022

  • Panelist, "Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis," Rheos Medicines Patient Speaker Series

  • Presenter, Massachusetts Rare Disease Advisory Council (RDAC) Meeting 

2021

  • Panelist, "Driving Patient Engagement in Medical Device Clinical Development," MassMEDIC Webinar

  • Panelist, "Rheumatology Patient Experience Panel," Autoimmune Association Autoimmune Summit

  • Panelist, "How we Can Use our Learnings During the Pandemic to Increase Access and Affordability to Patients," MassBio Patient Advocacy Summit

  • Presenter, "Best Practices for Early Engagement with ICER (and other HTA bodies)," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

  • Panelist, "Should I Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?," Autoimmune Association Autoimmune Newscast

2020

  • Panelist, "Challenges in Communicating Uncertainty and Benefit/Risk," Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC)

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Sharing Scientifically Sound Info During COVID-19," Clara Health Advocate Training Webinar 

  • Panelist, "Managing Stress & Promoting Well-Being in the Midst of the COVID-19 Pandemic," Autoimmune Association National Webinar

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Leadership Retreat (postponed due to COVID-19) 

  • Plenary Panelist, "What Does it Mean to be an Advocacy Champion?," Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Leadership Retreat (postponed due to COVID-19)

2019

  • Panelist, "Working Together to Improve the Patient Journey," MIT NEWDIGS Design Lab

  • Keynote Speaker, MIT NEWDIGS Design Lab 

  • Panelist, Perspectives on Step therapy, Massachusetts Legislature “Fail First” Policy Breakfast

  • Presenter, "ICER 101: Get Engaged for the Arthritis Review," Patients Rising Webinar

  • Presenter, "Stepping Over the Line: The Burden of Step Therapy on Patients," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

2018

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Can Patient-Centeredness and Cost-Effectiveness Coexist?," CEVR’s Annual Methods, Policy, & Data Symposium

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Platinum Ambassador Assembly

2017

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, New England Comparative Effectiveness Public Advisory Council (CEPAC) Public Meeting

  • Presenter, "The Power of Social Media," Arthritis Foundation Advocate Webinar Series

  • Keynote Speaker, Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Summit

2016

  • Presenter, "Through the Eyes of our Patients and Families," Tufts Medical Center Medicine Grand Rounds

  • Presenter, "Making Your Advocacy Impact on Social Media," Arthritis Foundation Advocacy Summit

2015

  • Presenter, "Telling Your Story: Making an Impact on Legislators and Beyond," Arthritis Foundation Advocate Webinar Series

  • Presenter, "Telling Our Story Through Ambassadors," Arthritis Foundation Annual Meeting

  • Keynote Speaker, Baxalta Pharmaceuticals Walk to Cure Arthritis Team Kickoff