Kerri is one of the first globally-recognized patient advocacy voices, leading the charge for patient opinion leaders and their contribution to company involvement in social media, in addition to raising funds and awareness for diabetes research and cure initiatives.
She is a featured speaker at new media, health-focused, and advocacy-focused conferences such as BlogWorldExpo, SXSWi, BlogHer, Friends for Life, Pharma Times Digital Club Meeting, Doctors 2.0 & You, Canadian Diabetes Association, as well as advocacy events and diabetes support groups.
Creator and editor of award-winning diabetes patient blog www.SixUntilMe.com, Kerri works to connect with and draw inspiration from the global diabetes community. She is the author of Balancing Diabetes (published March 2014).
Featured on NPR, US News and World Report, CBNC, Yahoo! Health, LA Times, The Lancet, Whole Living, Disney’s Family.com
Title: Author and Blogger
Industry: Health care
Interest: cats, diabetes, keeping things in alphabetical order, parenting, patient advocacy, reading, speaking, writing