Moderator: Megan Garber, Staff Writer, The Atlantic
Megan Garber is a staff writer at The Atlantic. She was formerly an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab, where she wrote about innovations in the media.
In his role as President and Chief Executive Officer, Doug Ulman oversees the strategic vision and direction of the LIVESTRONG Foundation.
Doug is a three-time cancer survivor and globally recognized cancer advocate. After overcoming chondrosarcoma during his sophomore year of college and malignant melanoma twice since, Doug and his family founded the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting, educating and connecting young adults, their families and friends, who are affected by cancer. He served as executive director of the organization for four years before joining the LIVESTRONG Foundation in 2001 as director of survivorship.
Doug Ulman, CEO of LIVESTRONG, expresses optimism for the care of cancer patients after the Affordable Care Act, explaining that the angry letters received from recent hardships do not compare to the amount received after announcing support for Obamacare.