Dr. Julie Silver is a professor and award-winning author. Currently, she is an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and on the medical staffs for several major hospitals in Massachusetts including Massachusetts General Hospital. At age 38, she was diagnosed with cancer. Since then, she has written several books about cancer including After Cancer Treatment: Heal Faster, Better, Stronger. Dr. Silver speaks on several cancer related topics including How to Optimally Recover from Illness and Thoughts on Surviving and Thriving.
Shannon Miller is a former Olympic athlete, TV & radio host and author. Miller is the most decorated Olympic athlete in history. She is the only female athlete to be inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame twice, both individually and as a part of her team. After she retired from gymnastics, she began a hosting career. Her career was sidelined, however, when she was diagnosed with a form of ovarian cancer. Miller now speaks on her battle with cancer and “competing with cancer” as well as other topics including goal setting and motivation.