Penny Blaisdell has extensive business expertise and connections within the healthcare industry, including membership in National Association of Healthcare Advocates(NAHAC) and the Alliance of Professional Health Advocates (APHA).

Serves as a Patient Advocate for The Dana Farber Cancer Institute/ Harvard Cancer Center (DFCI/HCC)

Serves as a Consumer Reviewer/Consultant for The US Department of Defense (DOD), Breast Cancer Research Program

Selected as a Patient Advocate for the Scientist-Survivor Program at the American Association for Cancer Research 2014 Annual Meeting, San Diego

Attended Breast Cancer: New Horizon/Current Controversies Symposium, sponsored by Harvard Medical School, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham & Women Cancer Center, MGH Cancer Center, July 2014.


She is a former communications executive in high tech, higher education and healthcare, bringing emotional intelligence, enhanced creativity and crystallized project management skills. You can view her full credentials on: www.linkedin.com/in/pennyblaisdell