"I'm emboldened by the idea that cancer may cease to be a death sentence in my lifetime."
Sterling K. Brown, actor, TWO-TIME EMMY AWARD WINNER THIS IS US, BLACK PANTHER
"Physically, I'm cancer-free, but mentally, I'll never be the same."
Justin Birckbichler, Advocate and Cancer Survivor
"We’re better together. We need to share our stories."
Bin McLaurin, Advocate and Cancer Survivor
"People assume that when treatment is over, you're fine. Survivors know a different story."
Sara Goldberger, Cancer Support Community
"As more patients survive late-stage cancer, we need to better understand their unique needs."
DR. MORGANNA FREEMAN, MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST AT CITY OF HOPE NATIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
"After living with cancer for 30 years, so much is still out of my control."
Ryan Hamner, Advocate and Cancer Survivor
"Cancer has played a role in every decision I've made."
JAMIE LEDEZMA, ADVOCATE AND CANCER SURVIVOR
Survivorship Today: What It's Like to Live with Cancer
An initiative by Bristol-Myers Squibb, Survivorship Today aims to share stories of people across the country who have been affected by cancer and advance our collective understanding of what it’s like to live with the disease today. We’re working with those featured to call attention to their personal triumphs and challenges, because with greater understanding, we can inspire more action and better support.