Liza Bernstein is a three-time Cancer "Survivor" who has used Twitter and social media to extend her patient advocacy work by helping others become engaged/empowered patients and partners in their own care. She is a founding Stanford Medicine X ePatient Scholar and former member of the Stanford Medicine X Conference’s Executive Board (formerly Patient Advisory Board).
Liza works as a consultant at the intersection of healthcare innovation, technology and human-centered design, and is currently an advisor to CanSurround, a web and mobile experience focused exclusively on helping people affected by cancer manage the emotional aspects of the diagnosis.
She is a frequent contributor to and influencer of leading global healthcare tweetchats and conferences including:
#BCSM - Breast Cancer Social Media
#patientchat - Empowered Patient Chat
#PallOnc - Palliative Care In Oncology Symposium
#Doctors20 - Doctors2.0 & You
#MedX - Stanford Medicine X
Liza has given talks internationally on topics including Patient-Centered Design; Dignity in Healthcare; and Collaborative Patient/Physician Relationships.
Please see this page for a links to some of Liza's talks and work.
Liza is also a ceramic artist and instructor.