Author + Blogger + AYA Cancer Advocate
Alexa Jett was diagnosed with Papillary thyroid cancer in early 2017. She had a total thyroidectomy and central neck dissection in May of 2017. A fierce advocate for thyroid cancer and AYA (Adolescent and Young Adult) patients, who are considered “orphans” in the oncology community and while some strides have been made, we have a loooooooong way to go. Her oncologist said she hopes that hers is the generation that changes this, and Alexa said they ARE the generation that will change this!