Co-Founder, Theresa’s Research Foundation and Community Project Coordinator, Lester & Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine
Josh Newby is currently an active, trained advocate for breast cancer research. He co-founded Theresa’s Research Foundation with his mother, Theresa Newby Harpole. He and his mother are both carriers of BRCA II. Sadly his mother passed away in 2013 of MBC. The foundation continues on with her vision to fund metastatic breast cancer research and improve the quality of lives of those impacted by metastatic breast cancer. The Foundation hosts an annual medical conference for metastatic breast cancer. Josh also serves as a board member of the Advanced Breast Cancer Global Alliance representing the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance. Josh is a PROJECT LEAD grad and a Komen Advocate in Science. These experiences have profoundly shaped his life and as a result he has committed his life to helping improve the lives of all those impacted by cancer.