Summary: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Office of Public Policy (OPP) advocates across the country for the legislative and regulatory changes that can help deliver the cures and improve access to care for patients and families living with a blood cancer diagnosis. With staff based in Washington, DC and around the country, OPP relies heavily on its Program Associate to ensure that the team remains coordinated and that operations are smooth and efficient. This position affords the right candidate the opportunity to learn the mechanics of patient advocacy and policy related activities while helping to advance the LLS mission. The right candidate will be not only organized and detail-oriented; also critical is an interest in health care and a sense of commitment to improving outcomes for patients.
Reports to: Vice President, OPP
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