Prof. Kristin Bright

Kristin is Director of Research and Development at Be the Choice, and has been involved for nearly 25 years in breast cancer advocacy and research, from grassroots campaigns in the early 1990s to lobby for federal funding commitments to breast cancer research, to her more recent work on structural inequalities in cancer care in the U.S., India, Egypt, and Mexico.

Kristin teaches at the University of Toronto in cultural and medical anthropology where she is working on several media projects in the area of health communication including a recently completed film about post-treatment breast cancer care and survivorship, in English and Spanish.