Ellen Stovall


Age: 69

three-time cancer survivor and president of the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship who became a prominent advocate for patients dealing with a host of problems during and after their cancer treatment, and who was also a founding member of the National Cancer Policy Forum, which gathered experts from government, industry, academic, and advocacy groups to discuss cancer policy.

Cause of Death: Complications of cardiac disease

Born: December 2, 1946

Died: January 5, 2016

Rockville, Maryland