Lisa Reisman

5 Months 10 Years 2 hours

2015 Santa Fe Writers Project Award Winner

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"Those in search of another treacly cancer memoir need not even glance at this... Reisman's unflinching and moving tale puts to rest the image of patient as warrior. By linking her own ordeal to the triathlon she took on to mark her 10 year anniversaryshe reveals the true nature of cancer survival — not as a triumph of epic valor, but as a feat of endurance, forbearance and true grit."

—Lisa Sanders, MD, New York Times columnist and fellow cancer survivor

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Speaking engagement - Woodbridge Rotary Club in support of CT Brain Freeze

Discussion of recovery from a glioblastoma multiforme and the crucial nature of research funding for those with malignant brain tumors in support of National Brain Tumor Society's Connecticut Brain Freeze on March 6, 2016.