Professional Contributors

Our unparalleled network of professional contributors at Asbestos.com includes board-certified doctors, researchers and other health professionals who are experts in mesothelioma, asbestos-related diseases and cancer.

How Do Expert Contributors Help Patients?

Expert contributors work with mesothelioma patients and researchers daily. Their unique perspectives help patients, caregivers and loved ones better understand mesothelioma, treatment options and how to improve their prognosis.

Who We Work With

  • Doctors and Surgeons
  • Researchers
  • Nutritionists
  • Mental Health Counselors
  • Mesothelioma Survivors and Caregivers

The medical experts who work with Asbestos.com are well-respected health professionals in their fields. Their work has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals, textbooks and other publications such as U.S. News & World Report, WebMD, the Tampa Bay Times and more.

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What Our Network Offers

  • Original content for the website
  • Medical reviews to ensure accuracy of website content
  • Exclusive treatment news to share with the mesothelioma community
  • Mesothelioma patient support
  • Nutrition guides and recipes
  • Cancer survivor and caregiver stories
  • Information about asbestos laws and litigation

Medical Experts

These medical experts are at the forefront of mesothelioma treatment and research. Through their affiliations with top cancer treatment centers, these physicians have access to the latest advancements in mesothelioma care. In addition, contributors on Asbestos.com include mental health counselors and registered dietitians specializing in oncology care.

Professional Affiliations

The medical experts who work with Asbestos.com are affiliated with top medical organizations, including:

  • AdventHealth Celebration logo
  • Moffitt Cancer Center logo
  • Ridley Tree Cancer Center logo
  • American College of Radiation Oncology logo
  • Penn Highlands Healthcare logo
  • Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center logo
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology logo
  • New York Proton Center logo
  • Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators logo
  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer logo
  • Ochsner Cancer Institute logo
  • American Society for Radiation Oncology logo
  • Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center logo
  • American Thoracic Society logo
  • Association of Oncology Social Work logo

Latest from Our Medical Experts

COVID-19 and the Doctor-Patient Relationship

COVID-19 and the Doctor-Patient Relationship

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Mesothelioma Patients, Caregivers Can Manage Coronavirus Anxiety

Mesothelioma Patients, Caregivers Can Manage Coronavirus Anxiety

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New York Proton Center Advances Mesothelioma Treatment

New York Proton Center Advances Mesothelioma Treatment

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Survivors and Caregivers

Asbestos.com is fortunate to have a number of mesothelioma survivors and caregivers who share their personal experiences in support of mesothelioma patients and their loved ones. They include:

Support and Wellness Training

Contributors on Asbestos.com bring first-person experiences to their patient advocacy work, as well as licensing and certifications that include:

  • Nursing license
  • Dietitian license
  • Health Writing Certification from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Social Media for Health Care Certification from Mayo Clinic
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Latest from Our Survivors and Caregivers

Why I Decided to Stop Mesothelioma Treatment

Why I Decided to Stop Mesothelioma Treatment

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Mesothelioma Recurrence and the Importance of Self-Advocacy

Mesothelioma Recurrence and the Importance of Self-Advocacy

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Effects of a Mesothelioma Diagnosis on Relationships

Effects of a Mesothelioma Diagnosis on Relationships

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Interested in Becoming an Expert Contributor?

Asbestos.com welcomes inquiries from qualified medical and health experts who would like to become professional contributors. Your unique perspectives benefit mesothelioma patients and loved ones who are seeking the best, most qualified online information about the mesothelioma community.

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