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Deborah Collyar

Patient Advocates In Research (PAIR)
San Francisco Bay Area
Deborah Collyar has been a patient engagement leader since her first cancer diagnosis in 1990. She founded the Patient Advocates in Research (PAIR) international network in 1996, "where research meets reality." Deborah infuses hundreds of patient advocates into research programs, and delivers applied training and innovative ways to gather input from thousands of patients. Her work encompasses many diseases, programs and policies at grassroots, national and international levels emphasizing the patient voice throughout development, clinical trials, and health literate communication and public summaries with providers and patients. She is an author, speaker, grant team member, and faculty at professional workshops.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, June 20