I'm currently on long term disability from IT consulting with Deloitte Consulting. To fill my time, and keep my spirits up, I maintain my blog, chat with other patients, and am currently enrolled as a student at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. My goal is to create a health coaching practice, for autoimmune patients, helping my clients live their best life possible! I'm unsure if I will be able to go back to my previous job once I am able, but I know that I will pursue something along the lines of IT and heathcare.
At Medicine X 2015
Saturday, September 17 1:20 pm (LK 102)
Patient case study: My data. My research. My results. How I used my own data to create a precision medicine approach to my autoimmunity.
I love my rheumatologist. She is caring, she’s gentle, she takes the time with me to talk through any issues I need. But the problem is that the health system that she works in does not provide focused,... Read more
Saturday, September 17 3:00 pm (Upper Lobby)
How I used social media, patient advocates, and my own research to regrow my femur bone
For 3.5 years I had to use crutches everyday to get around. Why? Because I have avascular necrosis in my left femur in the knee joint. I went to doctor after doctor after doctor and every single one of... Read more