H.O.P.E. Wall

Patient stories to educate and inspire.

No one facing breast cancer needs to do it alone.

The H.O.P.E. Wall honors patients and survivors who choose to share their personal stories to help others and build communities.

Learn about each person by watching their Breast Practices episodes, reading about their backgrounds, and exploring their recommended resources.

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Jamil Rivers

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Jamil Rivers is a patient advocate living with metastatic breast cancer. She is also a CFO, entrepreneur and model. Jamil launched the Chrysalis Initiative which provides mentoring for women with...
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Jo Taylor

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Jo Taylor is the founder of ABC (After Breast Cancer) Diagnosis, a comprehensive source of information aimed at helping people with primary and secondary breast cancer; the co-founder of METUP...
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Rod Ritchie

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Rod Ritchie is a 71-year-old breast cancer survivor and advocate from Australia. He is the founder of MaleBC.org, a compilation of the latest diagnosis, treatment, and research on breast cancer...
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Lillie Shockney

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Lillie Shockney, a registered nurse well known in the cancer field through her countless contributions and awards around improving the breast cancer patient experience. She is a University Distinguished Service...
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Julia Maues

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Julia was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013 while pregnant with her son, and scans following his birth showed it had already metastasized to her brain, liver, and bones. After...
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