Jack Whelan

Research Advocate - Event Speaker Jack-Whelan.com LLC

Jack Whelan a volunteerJack was diagnosed with a rare, incurable blood cancer which research then indicated a five-year outlook for symptomatic patients requiring treatment. Travel with Jack on an intensely personal and oft-humorous bumpy ride on the road to Personalized Medicine still under construction. Encounter some relapsed/refractory detours, conflicting signals and biomarkers, inhibiting regulatory roadblocks and potholes in the healthcare system. Using business communications and research skills from his career as a Wall Street Research Analyst in Information Technology (IT) and career Sales VP in IT, he now helps bridge the communications gap between life sciences, medical professionals and patients as a Patient Advocate, Research Advocate and Legislative Advocate.