Lisa Fayed

Highlights

Lisa Fayed is a freelance medical writer, cancer educator and patient advocate.

Experience

Lisa Fayed is a former writer for Verywell Health covering cervical cancer. Before she was a patient advocate and cancer educator, she was a cervical cancer patient herself. Lisa is currently working to improve cervical cancer screening programs in underdeveloped countries. 

Education

Lisa holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.

A Word From Lisa Fayed

About Verywell and Dotdash

Verywell, a Dotdash property, is a friendly resource where you can explore a full spectrum of health and wellness topics, from comprehensive info on medical conditions to useful advice on fitness, nutrition, mental well-being, pregnancy, and more. We take a human approach to health and wellness, delivering accessible solutions and offering a welcome alternative to clinical sites.

Our writers not only have a deep proficiency in the topics they cover, but an undeniable passion to help others live and feel their best. Our articles are written by experienced healthcare professionals and industry experts and are vetted by board-certified physicians. We work hard to make sure that everything you read is not only accurate and comprehensive, but also trustworthy and actionable. And our content is regularly updated to ensure that we only deliver top quality information to you. We cut through all the clutter so you and your loved ones can start living Verywell.

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