Cancer University Welcomes New Member To Advocate Board

Cancer U is thrilled Prostate Patient Advocate Tom Hulsey is joining its Patient & Caregiver Advocate Board
 
 
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - March 12, 2019 - PRLog -- Cancer University aka Cancer U is honored to have Tom Hulsey, a prostate patient advocate and cancer survivor, on its Patient and Caregiver Advocate Board (PCAB). The PCAB is composed of 11 members who are cancer patient survivors or caregivers. They represent a broad range of cancers including prostate, breast, skin, lung, colon, liver, and more.

Initially, Cancer U was having trouble recruiting men to its PCAB even though men are more likely to get cancer than women in the United States. CEO and Co-Founder Andrea Wilson Woods states, "I wasn't sure if it was an issue of men being less likely to speak up about their experience with cancer. But then I remembered Tom. I know him from the DoD Peer Review Cancer Program. He works tirelessly to raise awareness of prostate cancer. I wanted him to be the face of prostate cancer for Cancer U."

Tom says, "My journey has created a passion in me to help others battle cancer, including those close to cancer victims. I feel fortunate to have a mission to help others, to help them through the battles I survived."

About Tom Hulsey
Tom has turned his life's focus to cancer education and advocacy. He is a Board Member of ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer, a Peer Reviewer and Mentor for the Prostate Cancer Research Program of the Department of Defense's Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs and a previous volunteer at the Baylor Scott & White Cancer Health & Wellness Center. Tom wrote The Winning Mindset That Saved My Life. Tom applies the skills and attitudes needed to compete in an IRONMAN to life's struggles. He tells a great story of going from an arrogant athlete absorbed with training, competition, and his health to a man devoted to helping and inspiring others. Best of all, 100% of the net proceeds are being donated to cancer research. The book is rated 5 out of 5 Stars on Amazon. Visit https://tomhulsey.com/.

About Cancer University
Cancer U is an online membership platform that empowers and educates cancer patients and caregivers to become advocates during their cancer journey. Through coaching, teaching, and training, Cancer U shows its members how to thrive during cancer. A Cancer U membership includes courses, trainings, and workshops as well as a private, safe, online forum that connects the community of patients, caregivers, survivors, and providers. Cancer U has conducted a beta test of its flagship course The Proactive Patient, an orientation to cancer. Currently, Cancer U is recruiting payers and hospitals for its free pilot program. Visit https://cancer.university/.

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