About this Speaker
In June of 2020, Laurie MacCaskill will celebrate14 years as a survivor of pancreatic cancer, the world’s toughest cancer. Widely recognized within the cancer community for her tireless advocacy, Laurie was a board member for 10 years and Chair of the Board for the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.
Laurie travels the country delivering motivational speeches, interacts with volunteers, patients, researchers, industry professionals and Members of Congress as an advocate for the advancement of pancreatic cancer treatment. She is a moderator with Cancer Connect, collaborates with Myriad Genetics and in addition to media (TV, print, podcasts) interviews, Laurie offers coaching sessions to patients nationally and contributes as a Patient Leader on national cancer health sites.