Indiana Residents Share What Precision Health Means to Them

By | 2018-02-22T16:22:40+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Your Voice|Tags: , |

Over the summer, the All IN for Health team set up at the Indiana State Fair to talk to Indiana residents about the latest topic in science and medicine:  Precision Health.  While many people are familiar with the term Personalized Medicine or Precision Medicine, the concept of "Precision Health" is still new to many.  So [...]

Sherry’s Story: Triple Negative Breast Cancer

By | 2018-01-10T13:13:05+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Research Participant Stories|Tags: , , |

Sherry Pericful was busy helping to plan her daughter's wedding when she noticed her right breast was sore. After being diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer, a very aggressive type of breast cancer, Sherry decided to participate in a clinical trial at IU School of Medicine that aimed to prevent her cancer from returning. Read [...]

Gwen’s Story: A Simple Treatment through Precision Health Research

By | 2018-01-11T18:30:18+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Categories: Research Participant Stories|Tags: , , , |

Find out how a simple treatment found through Precision Health research gave Gwen Brack hope again after battling rectal cancer since the age of 21. "Research gives me life,” she said, “and it gives me a chance at having a full life.”- Gwen Brack Gwen Brack was a junior in college when she first noticed [...]