Helping Others through Advocacy
Since 2004 Wendy has served as captain of Wendy’s Eagles (WE), a team of volunteers who walk in the annual Dallas Lymphomathon to raise money for the Lymphoma Research Foundation. Why does she do it? “ Because I can. And the only reason I can is because research led to treatments that saved my life.” Read more...
Since her first book was published in 1992, Dr. Harpham has been invited to serve on a wide variety of local and national committees as a patient advocate, physician advocate and/or writing consultant. Her useful perspective as physician survivor has enriched panel discussions, workshops, think tanks, working groups and patient education campaigns. Dr. Harpham explains: "If I'm able, I'm happy to help someone who is trying to help someone else." Read more…..