Nicole joined The Synergist team in July 2020 as a Program Manager working in PFMD and in the From Testing to Targeted Treatments (FT3) program. Before joining The Synergist, she worked for Myeloma Patients Europe, leading capacity building initiatives and the Myeloma Community Advisory Board. She also worked for several years in the pharmaceutical industry focused on patient advocacy and initiatives to embed patient voice in research and development. Nicole also has experience in health policy and communications research and health promotion programme evaluation in the areas of vaccination, tobacco control and addictions and mental health. As a breast cancer survivor, she is passionate about patient empowerment and continuity of care.