Fact Sheet

Patient Spotlight: Matt Ellefson

PhRMA June 30, 2016

Every patient has a story. Being diagnosed with a serious illness can be an overwhelming experience and the “I’m Not Average” campaign is committed to sharing patients’ stories of hope thanks – in part – to innovative treatments and modern medicines. “I’m Not Average” reminds us that every patient is unique, and has reason to remain hopeful for the future thanks in part to incredible innovations in medicine. All of us – patients, survivors and loved ones – face challenges from the moment of a disease diagnosis through treatment. And those challenges are personal. Lean more about this Patient Spotlight.