Barbara Jacoby

Highlights


Experience

Barbara Jacoby a former writer for Verywell Health covering breast cancer. She's an award-winning blogger that has contributed her two-time breast cancer journey and patient advocacy mission to multiple online publications. She's also served as a member of the Genentech Patient Opinion Leader Advisory Board.

Education

Barbara graduated from Lycoming College in Williamsport, PA.

About Verywell and Dotdash

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