She is the co-author, along with Dr. Richard Jackson of Joslin Diabetes Center, of Know Your Numbers, Outlive Your Diabetes – a unique motivational guide to the 5 key tests that everyone with diabetes should have and monitor regularly.
Amy is also community manager of DiabeticConnect.com, the fastest-growing and most successful social networking site for people with diabetes, with 400,000 registered members to date.
She recently joined DiabeticConnect’s parent company Alliance Health Networks, creators of social networks for people living with chronic conditions, as VP of Patient Advocacy. She’s extremely passionate about patient empowerment, and has become a well-known advocate for all people with diabetes and all engaged “e-patients” everywhere.
Amy lives on the fringes of San Francisco, CA, with her husband, three daughters, and a calico cat.