NOVARTIS ONCOLOGY PATIENT ADVOCACY

SUPPORTING PATIENTS AND THEIR LOVED ONES

Novartis Oncology Patient Advocacy, part of Public Affairs and Communications, provides support to patient advocacy groups (PAGs) for a variety of programs and services to benefit patients and their loved ones. This group is dedicated to developing long-term relationships with PAG leaders. Public Affairs and Communications proactively addresses priority issues in the policy arena with the goal of supporting the development of innovative medicines that fulfill unmet medical needs.

Novartis Oncology, through Patient Advocacy dedicates the Monica Warner Award to an advocate nominated by his or her peers. Consistent with qualities exhibited by Monica Warner, the Award honors an advocate who displays leadership as well as a passion for awareness, education, and patient advocacy.