Michael Becker has dedicated his life and career to healthcare and is focused on helping educate others about the realities of living with a terminal disease. In addition to being a motivational speaker on overcoming adversity and change, he talks about his experience from the unique perspective of an investment advisor, a former chief executive officer of an oncology-focused biotechnology company, industry consultant, and finally ending on the other end of the industry as a terminal cancer patient. He also helps create awareness for the human papillomavirus (HPV), its connection to six cancers, and available prevention through HPV vaccination. Michael speaks at events across the country.
To inquire about scheduling an appearance or book signing with Michael Becker, please use the contact information below:
Keynote Speaker, BioNJ’s Third Annual Patient Advocacy Summit, Celgene Corporation, 181 Passaic Ave, Summit, NJ. December 13, 2018. 4:15 pm
During our closing Keynote, Michael Becker will discuss his personal journey which spans over 20 years in the biopharma industry to being diagnosed with advanced (Stage IV) oropharyngeal cancer. Michael will tie the day’s discussion together by sharing valuable insight on how to advocate for yourself and your Patient community while working with industry, healthcare institutions and government to ensure future medical innovation.
Speaker, Forbes Healthcare Summit 2018, New York, NY, November 29, 2018.
Speaker, Book Signing: “A ‘Talk’ with Purpose,” for Pfizer, New York, NY, October 24, 2018.
Speaker, Book Signing: “A ‘Talk’ with Purpose,” for GCI Health, New York, NY, October 16, 2018.
Speaker, Keynote, Book Signing: “A ‘Talk’ with Purpose,” McKesson Specialty Health’s Annual Manufacturer Networking Evening (Invite only exclusive event), Chicago IL, May 31, 2018.
Presenter, Panelist: Global Cancer Clinical Research, Drug Development and Therapeutic Accessibility Workshop, “Plenary Session III: Global Accessibility to Anticancer Treatments,” Bethesda MD, May 1, 2018. Click here for more info.
Presenter, Panelist: Rare Disease Week: Legislative Conference, “Right to Try – Is it a Solution?” Washington DC, February 26, 2018. Click here to view a video replay.
Presenter, Book Signing: Head and Neck Cancer Support Group at University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, Princeton NJ, November 15, 2017.