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Barbara Jacoby
Award winning blogger, two time Breast Cancer Survivor, Patient Advocate, Founder of Let Life Happen.

Barbara Jacoby is an award winning blogger that has contributed her two time Breast Cancer journey and patient advocacy mission to multiple online publications that have touched readers worldwide. Her high quality, high content and high energy writings are delivered in a down to earth and humble style that everyone remembers.

Awards and Honors


● Novartis: Advanced Breast Cancer Patient Blogger and Online Expert 2016
● Healthline.com Top Breast Cancer Blog - 2016
● LiveBetterWith.com: A Top U.S. Cancer Blog 2016
● Novartis: Advanced Breast Cancer Patient Blogger Advisory Board - 2015
● Breast Cancer Wellness Magazine Breast Cancer Blogger Of The Year 2015
● Susan G. Komen: Premier VIP Blogger - 2015
● Project Fit America: Special Consultant - 2015
● Healthline.com Top Breast Cancer Blog - 2015
● Novartis: Advanced Breast Cancer Patient Blogger Advisory Board – 2014
● The Breast Cancer Site: Top Breast Cancer Blog-2014
● Susan G. Komen: Premier VIP Blogger-2014
● Healthline.com top Breast Cancer Blog-2014
● Project Fit America special Social Media Ambassador-2014
● Healthline.com top Breast Cancer Blog-2013
● Breast Cancer Wellness Magazine Inaugural Top 10 Blogger-2013
● Genentech Patient Opinion Leader Advisory Board Member-2012
● Healthline.com top Breast Cancer Blog-2012
● 
Freshetta Pizza’s “Strength Of One” fight Breast Cancer campaign grant winner-2012
● DrTanyDouglasHolland.com Recognition-2012
● Disney VoluntEARS grant winner-2004/2012
● Scarves.net: Inaugural honoree for their SDN Spotlight Series which recognizes
the most inspiring men and women on the web-2012

Contributing Writer

● About.com's Breast Cancer Expert
● 
Let Life Happen

● Breast Cancer Wellness Magazine

● Burbank Leader
● What Next Cancer

Barbara was born and raised in Williamsport, PA (Home of Little League Baseball). Upon graduating from Lycoming College, Barbara taught High School Spanish and French. Barbara now resides in Los Angeles with her husband.

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