A Sydney lawyer turned patient advocate, Lillian Leigh hopes to use her personal experiences and those of whom she meets to create positive change and improve health outcomes. Lillian is a member of Cancer Australia's Advisory Council, the Research and Data Advisory Group, and the PdCCRS Grants Review Committee. She is also a consumer representative on the Australasian Lung cancer Trials Group (ALTG) Management Advisory Committee, and the Woolcock Institute's Lung Cancer Research Network Advisory Committee. As a lung cancer and a rare cancer patient, she has also represented patients as a volunteer advocate for Lung Foundation Australia, Rare Cancers Australia and Cancer Council NSW. In December 2016, Lillian received a Patient Advocacy Award at the 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer Conference in Vienna.