Lisa Machado

Lisa Machado is the founder of the Canadian CML Network (, a national patient support organization based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She has been living with chronic myeloid leukemia since 2008. She can be reached at

Power to the Patients

September 06, 2019

Real-time access to test results and doctors’ reports is putting control over health into the hands of patients.

A Healthy Debate Over Universal Pharmacy Care in Canada

September 04, 2019

A government advisory council has proposed a plan to institute universal pharmacy care, eliciting a variety of opinions from stakeholders. Here’s what it recommends.

Moving MPNs Forward

January 10, 2019

The 2018 MPN Champion Awards celebrate Canadian patients, caregivers and supporters.

Advances and Access

January 09, 2019

Patients with CLL can benefit from improved treatment options, but some are waiting for equal opportunity to testing and drugs.