Founder and involved in the daily operations of cysticfibrosis.com since 1996, Jeanne is a graduate of Fordham University (Lincoln Center) NYC. Jeanne is a teacher by profession, having spent many years teaching high school math and computer science. She is a well-versed patient advocate with a pioneering sense of the web’s potential to improve health care. Her expertise with the community has given her an understanding of the complex issues patient with cystic fibrosis face. Her patience and curiosity allows her to easily identify and address the needs of patients needing innovative technical solutions.
She has a proven record of stimulating the patient base and has listened to their stories for going on 20 years. Skilled in preparing and delivering comprehensive presentations to professional audiences, Jeanne has presented to professionals at the EyeforPharma Patient Summit USA in Philadelphia December 2014, where she also chaired the event, and exlpharma ePatient Connections in Philadelphia September 2014. She was nominated for the Robert Wood Johnson Community Health Award and won the Pharmaphorum Award for Patient Centricity.