CEO & Co-founder, diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
COO & Co-founder, best friend and loved one
When Sebastian saw what positive impact writing had on Fabian’s mental health, as well as himself, he conceptualised an idea for a global platform – a place where anyone affected by cancer could connect with others that understood their experiences. In May 2016, Sebastian and Fabian launched the first version of War On Cancer and within weeks stories were being shared by people in more than 20 countries worldwide. Today, War On Cancer is an app, a social network, available for anyone affected by cancer, during and after treatment, as well as their loved ones.
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News and insights
Every month, the War On Cancer app will offer all members of the War On Cancer community free live sessions with licensed psychologist, Hana Jamali. Hana will help us learn techniques and ways to cope with life during and after cancer. Our next session is coming up on...
After a cancer diagnosis, it’s standard to feel a whole array of emotions: confusion, shock, and that the whole occasion is a surreal and overwhelming experience. Often, it’s coupled with an overload of information – cancer jargon, medical terms, hospital maps, and...
Based on ORCHA’s assessment of the War On Cancer app and as an example of a “best-in-class digital health solution,” War On Cancer has been invited to attend the HETT (Healthcare Excellence Through Technology) Show in London on September 28-29th 2021. HETT Show...