Natacha BolañosEHA EAC Member on behalf of the Hematology Patient Community at Lymphoma Coalition, Spain
EUPATI fellow with significant experience in patient advocacy, patient education and service provision in the field of cancer. Before joining LCE in 2017, she had successfully held Patient and Public affairs roles in cancer charities in Spain since 2011, was appointed Board Member of the ECPC from 2016 to 2017 and is currently member of the European Affairs Committee at EHA, the ESMO Patient Advocacy Working Group and the EBMT Patient Advocacy Committee. She is also member of the Go-CAR Coalition and contributes to the Harmony Alliance.
Natacha has worked at a national and European level with multi-stakeholders partnerships, educational groups, and she is deeply committed to improving the quality of life for patients. She has contributed with health technology appraisal processes and is frequently invited to provide the patient perspective in different scenarios. In addition to the role at EU level, she currently contributes to the Institutional Working Group on the Plan to tackle Advanced Therapies in the National Health System in Spain. Natacha holds a degree in Cancer Rehabilitation Through Exercise Referral