Category Archives: Personal

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Blossom Ball Raises Over $150K for Cancer Research

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On May 11, I was honored to be involved with hosting the Annual American Cancer Society’s (ACS) Blossom Ball with my family, OncoSec Medical was one of the sponsors and together we helped raise over $150,000 for cancer research and funding. As a biopharmaceutical company developing advanced-stage immunotherapy to treat skin cancer, I believe it is very important to be involved as an individual and represent OncoSec Medical with both the ACS and the group CEO’s Against Cancer. Below is an excerpt from the speech I gave that night at the fundraiser, providing an outline on the CEO’s Against Cancer program.

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Living Life In Balance and Management Lessons Learned from Competing in Triathlons

Living life in-balance is a key driver for success, in my opinion.  I am constantly striving for a balance between my professional career, family and athletic goals. This juggling act has relied heavily on the delicate art of time management, in ultimately a better-balanced lifestyle. I am lucky that this has allowed me to continue to making health and wellness a priority, which has progressed into programs I have implemented at OncoSec –  our Ride to Lunch program and our weekly FitBit™ challenge.

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Social-Digital Discourse
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Introduction: Why Social-Digital now?

Every day, over 1,500 people in the US and an estimated 20,000 people around the world – just like you and me – will hear the news that they have been diagnosed with cancer. Thousands of them will be in the indication of melanoma or another lethal form of cancer. Those diagnosed with late stage cancer that has metastasized (spread to other parts of the body) will have to face the difficult fact that there is less than 50% chance that they will survive more than 5 years with this disease.

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