This Platform Aims to Give All Cancer Survivors the Best Care, No Matter Their Background

BBH NY and SurvivorNet created the anti-WebMD

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It’s often said that the scariest three words someone can hear are “you have cancer.” It becomes ever more intimidating in the following days and months when people have to prepare for what’s next.

But what is next?

Many take to the internet to answer that question but end up signing off even more distressed. It’s at that point that SurvivorNet hopes to intervene.

The self-described patient-focused media platform created by co-founders Steve Alperin, a former ABC News producer and writer, and Tim Langloss, a venture capitalist in health care, launched this summer to provide all people (even those who think they don’t have the money to access the best care) with resources and information on the disease in a transparent, easily digestible and positive manner.



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