Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Monthly Meeting with UOAA's Advocacy Manager


We'll be holding our monthly meeting Monday, June 20th, at 6:30 pm via Zoom.

Chris will be hosting, and she has invited:

Jeanine Gleba
Advocacy Manager at United Ostomy Associations of America (UOAA)

Jeanine has been the United Ostomy Associations of America's Advocacy Manager for over 5 years and is a nationally recognized award-winning advocate. In her role, she works with the Executive Director and leads an Advocacy Committee to develop, implement, and manage a multi-faceted national advocacy program. She provides strategic leadership, as well as day-to-day support for all aspects of UOAA's advocacy program, including collaborating with partners to drive successful action, advocating for legislative initiatives, and empowering local support groups and the ostomy community at-large to advocate personally and locally through awareness, education, research, and activism. Jeanine is passionate about inspiring others to self-advocate and make a positive change in their own lives, as well as in the lives of others.

To accommodate Jeanine' schedule, her presentation will be recorded ahead of time. If you have any questions for Jeanine, please send them to

An ostomy nurse from Swedish is also scheduled to attend the meeting.

As usual, you can join the Zoom meeting at:

  • Video
    Join Zoom Meeting
    Meeting ID: 818 0251 7929
    Password: zoomostomy
  • Phone/Audio
    Meeting ID: 818 0251 7929
    Password: 7216698069

We hope to see you there!