Aki Smith | CureTalks
Aki Smith is a caregiver and patient advocate for her father, who was diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. She’s Founder and Executive Director of Hope for Stomach Cancer, a nonprofit organization that provides resources to patients, caregivers, and loved ones facing stomach cancer while promoting early detection and prevention to the general and medical communities. Her vision is to bridge the gap between research and patient care.
Gastrointestinal (GI) cancers are the second leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide amounting to 4.5 million global deaths per year. According to the…