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Andra Stratton

Position
Co-Founder & President
Location
Los Lunas New Jersey                  UNITED STATES
Bio
Andra Stratton is a patient with familial partial lipodystrophy and an advocate for the global lipodystrophy community. She is Co-Founder and President of Lipodystrophy United. She has led the efforts to increase awareness and support among patients for all types of lipodystrophy since 2012. Andra works closely with the lipodystrophy community and with medical experts and collaborates with stakeholders in efforts to improve the lives of those in the community. She serves as the patient voice in meetings and conferences with lipodystrophy experts in the United States and Europe and has been involved in clinical trial development and meetings with the FDA. Andra is experienced in advising industry stakeholders at all stages of treatment development from initial research to bringing product to market. She is a skilled speaker and has been a panelist and a speaker at multiple international conferences. This summer, Andra was the recipient of the PM360 ELITE patient advocate award. Prior to her diagnosis, she received her Masters of Arts in Industrial Organizational Psychology and worked as a consultant for two decades in human resource and organizational policies and procedures.