Lindsey Wahlstrom-Edwards

Patient Power: A Journalist’s Approach to Empowering Cancer Patients and Caregivers

Medical journalist Andrew Schorr took his professional skills to a new level when he became a patient himself. Together with his wife, Esther, Andrew founded Patient Power, an online channel dedicated to empowering cancer patients and caregivers through information to help people return to, or maintain, good health.

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Social Media Expert Cody Barnett: 5 Tips for Medical Nonprofits to Amplify Their Message

Cody Barnett is Director of Communications for the Melanoma Research Alliance, a medical nonprofit dedicated to accelerating the pace of scientific discovery in melanoma, and a member of Antidote’s Connect Network. As MRA’s go-to social media expert, Cody is charged with spreading melanoma research awareness and education through social media channels. Cody shared with us his top five suggestions ...

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Funding Medical Research Studies in Honor of those Lost

“The arsenal of weapons to fight melanoma has increased drastically in the 10 years since my wife lost her battle. People diagnosed today have a real chance of having their tumors disappear.”- Neil Spiegler, President of the Melanoma Action Coalition and Founder of The Peggy Spiegler Melanoma Research Foundation. 

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Research Studies: Access to Tomorrow’s Treatments Today

A Chat with Matt Ellefson of SURVIVEiT

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Ask Me Anything: Dr. Aaron Kowalski, Chief Mission Officer, JDRF (Video)

One year ago, JDRF launched the Antidote Match tool on Clinical Trials Connection. In celebration of this anniversary, our Head of Partnerships, Grace McElroy, sat down with Dr. Aaron Kowalski, Chief Mission Officer, JDRF to discuss Type 1 diabetes and the importance of clinical trials.

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#TalkToMeAboutLupusTrials with Al Roy, Lupus Research Alliance (Video)

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post celebrating our partners and announcing that, in the coming weeks, we will be sharing their work more widely. It is my pleasure today to share our first partner feature: Lupus Research Alliance.

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#CureChat17 Round-up

Exactly one year ago, we launched Antidote Match, the first truly patient centric clinical trials search tool (see an example at the bottom of the post). Match aggregates and annotates all trials listed in clinicaltrials.gov to make it easy for people to connect with medical research regardless of their condition on the sites they already know and trust.

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For Clinical Trials Day, Reflecting on Why Research Matters

It’s no secret that at Antidote, we’re all about people. We come to work each day to help people connect with new treatments for devastating conditions, including those that have impacted our own loved ones. And we are in good company.

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