RAI Founder and President, Ryan O'Donoghue, participated as a delegate in the inaugural LIVESTRONG™ Summit. The LAF lead a survivorship movement that will broaden the awareness and impact the unmet physical, emotional and practical needs of people living with cancer.
The inaugural LIVESTRONG™ Summit took place October 27-29, 2006, in Austin, Texas. Throughout the weekend, LIVESTRONG™ Summit delegates were inspired and led by esteemed conference speakers such as:
- Cancer survivor and champion cyclist Lance Armstrong
- Senator John Kerry
- LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr., M.D., President's Cancer Panel Chair
- Author Jim Collins
- Michael Milken, FasterCures Chairman
- Antonia C. Novello, Former U.S. Surgeon General
Delegates left Austin empowered, inspired and prepared to energize their state's survivorship population and help change the face of cancer survivorship. RAI is proud to be involved with such a powerful organization.
The LIVESTRONG™ Summit experience can be re-lived by visiting theLIVESTRONG™ Summit Round-Up, a session-by-session synopsis of the Summit weekend.