engage

OUR PURPOSE
The purpose of the Meharry Breast Cancer Advocacy Group is to be an effective partner to our Meharry Breast Cancer Researchers by advocating on behalf of those who are most effected and affected.

WE NEED YOU...
Meharry Medical College is committed to finding a cure for this dreadful disease...therefore if you:

  • Are an individual who has been diagnosed with breast cancer or you have a strong personal connection to breast cancer (i.e. Family member or caregiver) and are able to represent a collective breast cancer patient/survivor perspective (i.e. insights and experiences of other breast cancer survivors).
  • Actively involved in the breast cancer advocacy community.
  • Have a basic understanding of the science of breast cancer and the peer review process.

YOUR COMMITTMENT
Frequency of advocate meetings will be driven by the research project plan, however you will be invited to participate in all of our breast cancer activities and events.

POINT OF CONTACT:

Dr. Allyson Fleming, Chairperson
Meharry Medical College Breast Cancer Advocacy Group
615-327-6235
afleming@mmc.edu